Autumn landscape

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Maker(s)
Artist: Sun Zhi (second-half 16th century)
Historical period(s)
Ming dynasty, 1579
Medium
Ink and color on paper
Dimensions
H x W (image): 28.2 x 120.9 cm (11 1/8 x 47 5/8 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1945.37
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Handscroll

Keywords
autumn, China, landscape, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), WWII-era provenance
Provenance

To 1945
Tonying and Company, New York. [1]

From 1945
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Tonying and Company, New York. [2]

Notes:

[1] Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.

[2] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s)

Tonying and Company

Published References
  • Suzuki Kei. Chugoku kaiga sogo zuroku [Comprehensive Illustrated Catalog of Chinese Painting]. 5 vols., Tokyo, 1982-1983. vol. 1: pp. 201-205.
  • Osvald Siren. Chinese Painting: Leading Masters and Principles. 7 vols., New York and London, 1956-1958. vol. 6: pl. 218.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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