Landscapes with Poetic Inscriptions

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Maker(s)
Artist: Hua Yan (1682-1756)
Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, 1729
Medium
Album of sixteen leaves; ink and color on paper
Dimensions
H x W (average leaf): 23.4 x 15.8 cm (9 3/16 x 6 1/4 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1955.20a-p
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Album, Painting
Type

Album

Keywords
China, landscape, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

The Fan Company

Published References
  • Fu Shen. Chapters From a Floating Life: An Autobiography of a Chinese Artist. London. pls. 1, 5, 8.
  • James Cahill. Chinese Painting. Treasures of Asia Geneva and Cleveland. p. 191.
  • Suzuki Kei. Chugoku kaiga sogo zuroku (Comprehensive Illustrated Catalog of Chinese Painting). 5 vols., Tokyo, 1982-1983. pp. 244-245.
  • Aspects of Monet: A Symposium on the Artis's Life and Times. New York. p. 262.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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