Lotus Sutra

Chinese
1607
Artist Dong Qichang (Chinese, 1555–1636)


Dimensions

Height x width (each leaf): 9 13/16 x 3 9/16 in. (25 x 9 cm)

Accession Number

2010.1032.1-7

Medium or Technique

Album, ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Provenance

Acquired in the nineteenth century by Weng Tonghe (b. 1830 - d. 1904), China; 1904, by inheritance from Weng Tonghe to his great-grandson, Weng Zhilian (d. 1919), China; 1919, by inheritance from Weng Zhilian to his son, Wan-go H.C. Weng, China and New York.; 2010, gift of Wan-go H.C. Weng to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Wan-go H.C. Weng in memory of Virginia Dzung Weng