University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object TitleLandscape
Object Number:C140
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Maker: Tang Yin
Period: Ming Dynasty
Date Made: 1507
Early Date: 1507
Late Date: 1507
Section:Asian
Materials:Silk
Pigment
Technique:Painted
Iconography:Landscape
Figures
Inscription Language:Chinese Language
Length: 344.17 cm
Width: 29.21 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from M. Knoedler & Company, 1916
Other Number:GETZ 76 - Other Number

Description

Handscroll painting on silk attributed to Tang Yin 唐寅(1470-1523 CE). Landscape with mountains, lakes, autumn trees and figures. Artist's signature, date and place are written at the end of the painting. There is blank paper at the beginning and end for annotations. Mounting was done later. There are eight seals on the painting. Formerly in the collection of John Calvin Ferguson (1866 - 1945 CE).


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.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue] Getz, John. 1916. The University Museum Exhibition of Oriental Art.View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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