University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object TitlePeacock and Pipa Trees
Object Number: C118
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: Ming Dynasty (uncertain)
Qing Dynasty (uncertain)
Date Made: 17th Century
Early Date: 1600
Late Date: 1699
Section:Asian
Materials:Silk
Technique:Painted
Iconography:Peacock
Pipa Tree
Birds
Credit Line:Purchased from M. Knoedler & Company, 1916
Other NumberGETZ 54 - Other Number

Description

Peacock and Pipa Tree. Artist Unknown. There are also two small birds in the trees. Red seals of owners are not legible except for one belonging to Xiang Molin (Hsiang Mo-Lin), a collector of the 16th Century.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Harrison Chinese Rotunda Inaugural Exhibition ( Feb 1916)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Fernald, Helen E. 1922. Handbook of Chinese Paintings in the Collection of the Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: No. 19, pg. 22-23View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue] Getz, John. 1916. The Univesity Museum Exhibition of Oriental Art. : Page/Fig./Plate: 197 no.54View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue] M. Knoedler & Co. 1914. Catalogue of early Chinese paintings of the T'ang, Sung and Yuan dynasties A.D. 600-1400. : Page/Fig./Plate: No. 4View Objects cited in this Publication

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