Tracing copy of the “Elegy for Emperor Taizong of the Tang dynasty”

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Maker(s)
Artist: Copy by Yan Cheng (ca. 1540-ca. 1600) Chu Suiliang (596-658)
Colophon: Colophon by Weng Tonghe (1830-1904)
Historical period(s)
Ming dynasty, second half 16th century
Medium
Album of six double leaves; ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (a - image): 29.3 x 22.6 cm (11 9/16 x 8 7/8 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Purchase — Regents' Collections Acquisition Program
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1980.1
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Album, Calligraphy
Type

Album

Keywords
China, copy, emperor, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • Nakata Yujiro, Fu Shen. O-bei shuzo Chugoku hosho meiseki shu [Masterpieces of Chinese Calligraphy in American and European Collections]. 6 vols., Tokyo, 1981-1983. vol. 1 and vol. 5: pl. 74.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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