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Autumn mountains with travellers in the style of Fan Kuan

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Inscription

"Kangxi i yu (1705) in the summer I copied Fan Huayuan's picture of a traveler on a mountain in autumn, Zhu Li, Wang Yun" and two seals.

Provenance

1913, with a Mr. Re, China; October 5, 1913, sold by Mr. Re to Koichi Hayasaki (b. 1874 - d. 1956) and taken to Japan [see note 1]; December, 1913, shipped to Boston and purchased by the MFA. (Accession Date: January 8, 1914) NOTES: [1] Koichi Hayasaki served as the MFA's purchasing agent in China.

Credit Line

Chinese and Japanese Special Fund

Chinese, Qing dynasty, Kangxi Period, 1705

Dimensions

250.8 x 134.7 cm (98 3/4 x 53 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.81

Medium or Technique

Ink and color on silk

Collections

Asia

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Paintings