Portrait of Chinese Woman in a Kingfisher Headdress

Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, 19th-early 20th century
Medium
Ink and colors on silk
Dimensions
H x W (painting): 161.2 x 94.9 cm (63 7/16 x 37 3/8 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Purchase — Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program and partial gift of Richard G. Pritzlaff
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S1991.119
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Hanging scroll

Keywords
bat, carpet, chair, China, kingfisher, portrait, Pritzlaff collection, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), tiger, woman, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • Jan Stuart Evelyn S. Rawski. Worshiping the Ancestors: Chinese Commemorative Portraits. Exh. cat. Washington and Stanford. p. 197, fig. 37.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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