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Daoist deity of earth

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Provenance

From the Imperial Collection. May, 1912, purchased in Beijing by Okakura Kakuzo (b. 1862 - d. 1913) for the MFA. (Accession Date: September 5, 1912)

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund

Chinese, Southern Song dynasty, first half of the 12th century

  • Formerly attributed to Wu Daozi, Chinese, A.D. 710–760
Dimensions

Image: 125.5 x 55.9 cm (49 7/16 x 22 in.)

Accession Number

12.880

Medium or Technique

Ink, color, and gold on silk

Collections

Asia

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Paintings