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
Length: 344.17cm
Width: 29.21cm
Credit Line:Purchased from M. Knoedler & Company, 1916
Other NumberGETZ 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. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 58View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue] Getz, John. 1916. The University Museum Exhibition of Oriental Art. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 198 no.76View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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