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Peony

Chinese
Qing dynasty
1902
Artist Empress Cixi (Manchu–Chinese, 1835–1908)


Dimensions

H: 62.4 cm W: 37.6 cm

Accession Number

1991.102

Medium or Technique

Ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Provenance

Empress Dowager Cixi (b. 1835 - d. 1908), Qing Dynasty, China; from Empress Dowager Cixi to Edwin Conger, first U.S. Ambassador to Imperial China and his wife Sarah Conger; by descent to their granddaughter Sarah Buchan Jewell (Mrs T. Edson Jewell), Boston; 1991, gift of Sarah Buchan Jewell to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 27, 1991)

Credit Line

Gift of Sarah Buchan Jewell