Scholar by lotus pond under a pine tree

松下賞荷圖軸 (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

Image: 177.6 x 93.1 cm (69 15/16 x 36 5/8 in.) Overall: 290.3 x 125.5 cm (114 5/16 x 49 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.885

Medium or Technique

Ink and color on silk

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Provenance

May, 1912, purchased in Beijing by Okakura Kakuzo (b. 1862 - d. 1913) for the MFA. (Accession Date: September 5, 1912)

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund