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Landscape of Nanjing, the Southern Capital

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Acquired in the nineteenth century by Weng Tonghe (b. 1830 - d. 1904), China; 1904, by inheritance from Weng Tonghe to his great-grandson, Weng Zhilian (d. 1919), China; 1919, by inheritance from Weng Zhilian to his son, Wan-go H.C. Weng, China and New York.; 2010, gift of Wan-go H.C. Weng to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 26, 2011)

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Gift of Wan-go H.C. Weng in memory of Virginia Dzung Weng

Chinese, Qing dynasty, 1703

  • Attributed to Wang Hui, Chinese, 1632–1717

Height x width: 9 7/8 x 102 15/16 in. (25.1 x 261.5 cm)

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Handscroll; ink and color on silk