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Song

Chinese
Qing dynasty
Late 19th to early 20th century
Artist Empress Cixi (Manchu–Chinese, 1835–1908)


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H: 182 cm W: 92.5 cm

Accession Number

1991.106

Medium or Technique

Ink on light pink paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Calligraphy

Provenance

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