Illustrated Stories of Former Emperors and Their Subjects

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Maker(s)
Artist: Formerly attributed to Li Gonglin (傳)李公麟 (ca. 1049-1106)
Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, 17th century
Medium
Ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (image): 24.1 x 299.4 cm (9 1/2 x 117 7/8 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer
Accession Number
F1970.37
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Handscroll

Keywords
baimiao style, child, China, court, court official, emperor, horse, man, mirror, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), woman, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer (1875-1959) and (1887-1970)

Published References
  • Thomas Lawton. "画中人 上海书画出版社." Chinese Figure Painting. Shanghai, China. .
  • Thomas Lawton. Chinese Figure Painting. Exh. cat. Washington, 1973. cat. 5, p. 42-47.
  • Thomas Lawton. Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer Memorial Exhibition. Exh. cat. Washington, 1971. cat. 29, p. 64-71.
  • Suzuki Kei. Chugoku kaiga sogo zuroku (Comprehensive Illustrated Catalog of Chinese Painting). 5 vols., Tokyo, 1982-1983. pp. 246-247.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

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