Lohan holding a fly whisk with a monk

執拂羅漢圖軸 (佚名)

Chinese
Yuan dynasty
second half of the 14th century


Dimensions

Overall: 218.4 x 101.6 cm (86 x 40 in.)

Accession Number

14.72

Medium or Technique

Ink, color, and gold 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