Peonies and butterfly

蝶戀花圖橫軸 (舊傳 錢選)

Chinese
Yuan dynasty
late 13th century
Traditionally attributed to Qian Xuan (Chinese, about 1235–after 1301)


Dimensions

Overall: 55 x 96.9cm (21 5/8 x 38 1/8in.) Overall: 170 x 110 cm (66 15/16 x 43 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1899

Medium or Technique

Ink and color on silk

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Provenance

Purchased in Japan by Okakura Kakuzo, 1906. Assigned. January 1908 to Mrs. Walter Scott Fitz's gift of July 1907.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Walter Scott Fitz