University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object TitleLuohans Crossing the Sea
Object Number: C138
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Chinese
Buddhist
Provenience: China
Maker: Chiu Ying (uncertain)
Period: Ming Dynasty (uncertain)
Date Made: 16th Century
Early Date: 1500
Late Date: 1599
Section:Asian
Technique:Painted
Iconography:Luohan
Sea
Credit Line:Purchased from M. Knoedler & Company, 1916
Other NumberGETZ 70 - Other Number

Description

Luohans crossing the sea. Scroll. Attributed to Qiu Ying, 16th Century. Colophon by Wen Cheng-ming (A passage of Buddhist sutra). A separated colophone in the end recording the combination of Qiu Ying's painting and Wen's colophone, by Wang Tsung. Inscription in seal script in great size.


Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Fernald, Helen E. 1922. Handbook of Chinese Paintings in the Collection of the Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: 57View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue] Getz, John. 1916. The Univesity Museum Exhibition of Oriental Art. : Page/Fig./Plate: 198 no.70View Objects cited in this Publication

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