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Provenance

1906, unknown art dealer, Shiguzhai, Beijing, China; sold by the art dealer to Okakura Kakuzo (b. 1862 - d. 1913) for the MFA. (Accession Date: January 9, 1908)

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund

Chinese, Qing dynasty, mid-18th century

  • Yuan Yao, Chinese, active around 1740–1780
Dimensions

Image: 196.7 x 49.8cm (77 7/16 x 19 5/8in.) Overall: 232 x 50.7cm (91 5/16 x 19 15/16in.)

Accession Number

08.93

Medium or Technique

Ink and color on silk

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings