One leaf from an album of landscapes, rocks, and trees

董文敏畫稿冊 (董其昌); 高士奇 書

Chinese
Ming dynasty
before 1636
Dong Qichang (Chinese, 1555–1636), Inscribed by Gao Shiqi (Chinese, 1645–1704)


Dimensions

28.9 x 45.7 cm (11 3/8 x 18 in.)

Accession Number

39.35.10

Medium or Technique

Ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Provenance

Yuan Fu-shen. Kao Shih-ch'i (b. 1645 – d. 1704); to his grandson, Kao Chih-shan; to his son (?), Kao Shih-chien; four of the twenty sketches from the album given by Kao Shih-chien and his brother to Wang Chun (b. 1698 – d. after 1775). Pi Chu-yu (early 19th century). Lu yu-ch'ing (early 19th century), who restored the four sketches to the album. Ch'u Ying-shan (19th century). Ho Shao-chi (b. 1799 – d. 1873). By 1939, Tonying and Company, Inc., New York; 1939, sold by Tonying and Company to the MFA for $3,000 [see note]. (Accession Date: January 12, 1939)

NOTE: Total price paid for the album, MFA accession nos. 39.35.1 - 39.35.26.

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund