Cranes under an overhanging pine tree

松澗雙鶴圖團扇 (舊傳 劉松年)

Chinese
Southern Song dynasty
first half of the 13th century
Formerly attributed to Liu Songnian (Chinese, about 1150–after 1225)


Dimensions

23.3 x 24.8 cm (9 3/16 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

14.57

Medium or Technique

Ink and color on silk

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Provenance

1913, with a Mr. Re, China; October 5, 1913, sold by Mr. Re to Koichi Hayasaki (b. 1874 - d. 1956) and taken to Japan [see note 1]; December, 1913, shipped to Boston and purchased by the MFA. (Accession Date: January 8, 1914)

NOTES:

[1] Koichi Hayasaki served as the MFA's purchasing agent in China.

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund