Distant mountains beyond a river

Artist: Formerly attributed to Jing Hao (傳)荊浩 (ca. 870-ca.935)
Historical period(s)
Ming dynasty, 16th century
Zhe School
Ink and color on silk
H x W (image): 23.1 x 22.6 cm (9 1/8 x 8 7/8 in)
Credit Line
Collection of Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer. Gift of Elizabeth Meyer Lorentz in honor of the 75th Anniversary of the Freer Gallery of Art
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Album, Painting

Album leaf

bridge, China, landscape, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), mountain, river, WWII-era provenance

To 1970
Eugene (1875-1959) and Agnes E. (1887-1970) Meyer, Washington, DC, and Mt. Kisco, NY

From 1970 to 1998
Elizabeth Meyer Lorentz (1914-2001), Armonk, NY, by descent from her mother Agnes E. Meyer [1]

From 1992
Freer Gallery of Art, given by Elizabeth Meyer Lorentz in 1998 [1]


[1] See Elizabeth Meyer Lorentz’s Deed of Gift, dated February 5, 1998, in object file.

Previous Owner(s)

Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer (1875-1959) and (1887-1970)
Elizabeth Meyer Lorentz 1913-2001

Published References
  • Thomas Lawton, Thomas W. Lentz. Beyond the Legacy: Anniversary Acquisitions for the Freer Gallery of Art and the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. vol. 1 Washington, 1998. pp. 238-239.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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