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Whiling away the summer by a lakeside retreat

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Provenance

By 1368, imperial collection of Yuan Dynasty (1271-1368); 1368, confiscated by the early officers of Ming Dynasty (1368-1644). Dong Qichang (b. 1555 - d. 1636). Emperor Qianlong(b. 1711-d. 1799) of Qing Dynasty. 1957, Huang Junbi (b. 1898 - d. 1991); sold by Huang Junbi to the art dealer Kong- i - Wong, Los Angeles; sold by Kong-i-Wong to the MFA for $28,000. (Accession Date: December 12, 1957)

Credit Line

Keith McLeod Fund

Summer mist along the lakeshore

Chinese, Northern Song dynasty, dated 1100

Dimensions

19.1 x 161.3 cm (7 1/2 x 63 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

57.724

Medium or Technique

Ink and color on silk

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings