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Beggars and Street Characters
Zhou Chen (Chinese, c. 1450-c. 1536)
1964.94CCCC0
Cloudy Mountains
Mi Youren (Chinese, 1072-1151)
1933.220CCCC0
Scholar Reclining and Watching Rising Clouds; Poem by Wang Wei
Ma Lin (Chinese, c. 1185-after 1260)
1961.421CCCC0
Scholar Reclining and Watching Rising Clouds, Poem by Wang Wei
Ma Lin (Chinese, c. 1185-after 1260)
1961.421.1CCCC0
Poem by Wang Wei in the Cursive Script Style (xingshu)
Song Lizong (Chinese, 1205-1264)
1961.421.2©
River and Mountains on a Clear Autumn Day
Dong Qichang (Chinese, 1555-1636)
1959.46CCCC0
Nine Songs
Zhang Wo (Chinese, active c.1336-after 1364)
1959.138CCCC0
Raft Cup
attributed to Zhu Bishan (Chinese, c. 1300-aft 1362)
1977.7CCCC0
Leisure Enough to Spare
Yao Tingmei (Chinese, active mid-1300s)
1954.791CCCC0
In the Palace
after a work attributed to Zhou Wenju (Chinese, active 942-961)
1976.1CCCC0
Bowl with Daoist Figures
China, Yuan dynasty
1952.510CCCC0
The Poet Lin Bu Wandering in the Moonlight
Du Jin (Chinese, 1446-c. 1519)
1954.582CCCC0
The Lantern Night Excursion of Zhong Kui
Yan Hui (Chinese, active 1270-1310)
1961.206CCCC0
Portraits of the Qianlong Emperor and His Twelve Consorts
Giuseppe Castiglione (Italian, 1688-1766) and others
1969.31CCCC0
Cylindrical Jar
China, Han dynasty
1948.214CCCC0
Adoring Monk
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1962.213CCCC0
Poetic Feeling in a Thatched Pavilion
Wu Zhen (Chinese, 1280-1354)
1963.259CCCC0
Ink Flowers
Zhao Zhong (Chinese, second half of the 1300s)
1967.36CCCC0
Three Horses and Four Grooms
Ren Renfa (Chinese, 1254-1328)
1960.181CCCC0
The Ninth Day Literary Gathering at Xing’an
Fang Shishu (Chinese, 1693-1751)
1979.72CCCC0
Bamboo, Rocks and Lonely Orchids
Zhao Mengfu (Chinese, 1254-1322)
1963.515CCCC0
Samantabhadra
China, Southern Song dynasty
1962.161CCCC0
Camel
China, Tang dynasty
1967.147CCCC0
Finial
China, Henan province, Jincun, Warring States period
1930.730CCCC0
Amida Buddha
China, Sui dynasty
1964.152CCCC0
Fish and Rocks
Bada Shanren (Chinese, 1626-1705)
1953.247CCCC0
Shakyamuni Emerging from the Mountains
China, Southern Song dynasty
1970.2CCCC0
River Village:  Fisherman's Joy
Zhao Mengfu (Chinese, 1254-1322)
1978.66CCCC0
Old Pine Tree
Wen Zhengming (Chinese, 1470-1559)
1964.43CCCC0
Buddhist Retreat by Stream and Mountains
Juran (Chinese, active 960-985)
1959.348CCCC0
Mountains of the Immortals
Chen Ruyan (Chinese, c. 1331-bef 1371)
1997.95CCCC0
Jar with Lion-Head Handles
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Yuan dynasty
1962.154CCCC0
TLV Mirror with Multiple Nipples
China, Xin dynasty
1995.298CCCC0
Dragon and Tiger
Fachang Muqi (Chinese, 1220-1280)
1958.427.1CCCC0
Tiger
Fachang Muqi (Chinese, 1220-1280)
1958.427.2CCCC0
A Prunus in the Moonlight
Wang Mian (Chinese, 1287-1359)
1974.26CCCC0
Ramblers over a Winding Stream
Luo Zhichuan (Chinese, active 1280s-1320s)
1915.536CCCC0
The Knickknack Peddler
Li Song (Chinese, active c. 1190-c. 1230)
1963.582CCCC0
Harpist
North China, Tang dynasty
1931.450CCCC0
Mt. Qingbian
Dong Qichang (Chinese, 1555-1636)
1980.10CCCC0
Chrysanthemums and Cabbage
Tao Cheng (Chinese, active c. 1471–after 1502)
1960.40CCCC0
Vase with Floral Scrolls
China, Henan province, Northern Song dynasty
1948.226CCCC0
Fluted Ring with Dragon Head (Huan)
China, Warring States period
1985.75CCCC0
The Mountain of Five Cataracts
Chen Hongshou (Chinese, 1598/99-1652)
1966.366CCCC0
Shakyamuni as an Ascetic
China, Yuan dynasty
1966.116CCCC0
Barbarian Royalty Worshiping the Buddha
attributed to Zhao Guangfu (Chinese c. 923-976)
1957.358CCCC0
White-Robed Guanyin
Jueji Yongzhong (Chinese, active around 1300)
1978.47.1CCCC0
Bodhisattva
China, Tang dynasty
1983.86CCCC0
The Autumn Hunt
attributed to Chen Juzhong (Chinese)
1930.314CCCC0
River Village in a Rainstorm
Lu Wenying (Chinese)
1970.76CCCC0
Conversation in Autumn
Hua Yan (Chinese, 1682-about 1765)
1954.263CCCC0
The Woodcutter of Luofu
Chen Ruyan (Chinese, c. 1331-bef 1371)
1964.156CCCC0
Lady Xuanwen Giving Instruction on the Rites of Zhou
Chen Hongshou (Chinese, 1598/99-1652)
1961.89CCCC0
Mirror with Deities, Chariot, and the White Tiger
China, Eastern Han dynasty
1995.332CCCC0
Spouted Ewer with Handle
Northern China, Northern Song dynasty
1948.219CCCC0
The Second Coming of the Fifth Patriarch
Yintuoluo (Chinese, c. 1285-c. 1355)
1967.211CCCC0
Bamboo, Rock, and Tall Tree
Ni Zan (Chinese, 1301-1374)
1978.65CCCC0
Bamboo with Bird
C.C. Wang (American, b. China, 1907-2003)
1954.842©
Landscape in the Color Style of Ni Zan
Wang Yuanqi (Chinese, 1642-1715)
1954.583CCCC0
Ascetic Holding a Skull
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1980.25CCCC0
Cottages in a Misty Grove in Autumn
Li Anzhong (Chinese, active first half of the 1100s)
1963.588CCCC0
Double-tier Mirror
China, Warring States period
1999.220CCCC0
Mirror with Four T's
China, Warring States period
1995.281CCCC0
Mirror with a Coiling Dragon
China, Tang dynasty
1995.367CCCC0
Wine Vessel (Hu)
China, Warring States period
1929.984CCCC0
Zhongli Quan Crossing the Ocean
Zhao Qi (Chinese)
1976.13CCCC0
Bell (Bo Zhong)
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty
1962.44CCCC0
Monster Face: Door Ring Holder (Pushou)
China, Henan province, Northern Dynasties period
1930.731CCCC0
Reminiscences of Qinhuai River
Shitao (Chinese, 1642-1707)
1966.31CCCC0
Square Mirror with Two Phoenixes and Floral Sprays
China, Northern Song dynasty
1995.374CCCC0
Stele with Maitreya and Attendants
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1959.130CCCC0
Mirror with Clouds and Nebulae
China, Western Han dynasty
1995.288CCCC0
Greeting the Spring
Wu Bin (Chinese, active c. 1591-1626)
1959.45CCCC0
Bamboo in the Wind
Puming (Xue Zhuang) (Chinese, active before 1274-after 1329)
1953.246CCCC0
Clouds and Waves at the Wu Gorge
Xie Shichen (Chinese, 1487-after 1567)
1968.213CCCC0
Pure Tones among Hills and Waters
Xiao Yuncong (Chinese, 1596-1673)
1954.262CCCC0
Basin
China, Zhejiang province, Hangzhou, Southern Song dynasty
1957.48CCCC0
Scepter in the Shape of a Ruyi Fungus
China, Qing dynasty
1970.155CCCC0
Plaque with Openwork Interlaced Dragons and Birds
China, Warring States period
1952.584CCCC0
Mortuary Figure of the Zodiac Sign: Sheep (Scorpio)
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1972.76.8CCCC0
Amitabha
China, Yunnan province, Dali kingdom
1942.1082CCCC0
Tall Bamboo and Distant Mountains, after Wang Meng
Wang Hui (Chinese, 1632-1717)
1953.629CCCC0
Cruciform Mirror with Six Blossoms
China, Northern Song dynasty
1999.222CCCC0
Mirror with Six Circular Flowers
China, Tang dynasty
1995.341CCCC0
Mirror with Lotus and Mantra
China, Yuan dynasty
1999.221CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Beggars and Street Characters
Zhou Chen (Chinese, c. 1450-c. 1536)
1964.94Handscroll, ink and light color on paperOverall: 31.9 x 244.5 cm (12 9/16 x 96 1/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Cloudy Mountains
Mi Youren (Chinese, 1072-1151)
1933.220Handscroll, ink and color on silkImage: 43.7 x 192.6 cm (17 3/16 x 75 13/16 in.); Overall: 45.5 x 646.8 cm (17 15/16 x 254 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Scholar Reclining and Watching Rising Clouds; Poem by Wang Wei
Ma Lin (Chinese, c. 1185-after 1260)
1961.421Album leaf, ink on silkImage: 25.1 x 25.3 cm (9 7/8 x 9 15/16 in.); with mat: 33.3 x 40.5 cm (13 1/8 x 15 15/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Scholar Reclining and Watching Rising Clouds, Poem by Wang Wei
Ma Lin (Chinese, c. 1185-after 1260)
1961.421.1Album leaf, ink on silkImage: 25.1 x 25.3 cm (9 7/8 x 9 15/16 in.); with mat: 33.3 x 40.5 cm (13 1/8 x 15 15/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Poem by Wang Wei in the Cursive Script Style (xingshu)
Song Lizong (Chinese, 1205-1264)
1961.421.2Album leaf; ink on silkImage: 25.1 x 25.3 cm (9 7/8 x 9 15/16 in.); with mat: 33.3 x 40.5 cm (13 1/8 x 15 15/16 in.)John L. Severance Fund©
River and Mountains on a Clear Autumn Day
Dong Qichang (Chinese, 1555-1636)
1959.46Handscroll, ink on Korean paperPainting only: 38.4 x 136.8 cm (15 1/8 x 53 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Nine Songs
Zhang Wo (Chinese, active c.1336-after 1364)
1959.138Handscroll, ink on paperOverall: 28 x 438.2 cm (11 x 172 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Raft Cup
attributed to Zhu Bishan (Chinese, c. 1300-aft 1362)
1977.7Hammered silver soldered together, with chased decorationOverall: 16 cm (6 5/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Leisure Enough to Spare
Yao Tingmei (Chinese, active mid-1300s)
1954.791Handscroll, ink on paperImage: 23.1 x 84 cm (9 1/8 x 33 1/16 in.); Overall: 23.8 x 734 cm (9 3/8 x 289 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
In the Palace
after a work attributed to Zhou Wenju (Chinese, active 942-961)
1976.1Handscroll, ink and slight color on silkPainting: 28.5 x 168.6 cm (11 1/4 x 66 3/8 in.); Overall: 29.7 x 306.1 cm (11 11/16 x 120 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Bowl with Daoist Figures
China, Yuan dynasty
1952.510White jadeDiameter of mouth: 10.3 cm (4 1/16 in.); Overall: 6.5 cm (2 9/16 in.); width with handles: 16 cm (6 5/16 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
The Poet Lin Bu Wandering in the Moonlight
Du Jin (Chinese, 1446-c. 1519)
1954.582Hanging scroll; ink and color on paperImage: 156.4 x 72.4 cm (61 9/16 x 28 1/2 in.); Overall: 286.4 x 99 cm (112 3/4 x 39 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
The Lantern Night Excursion of Zhong Kui
Yan Hui (Chinese, active 1270-1310)
1961.206Handscroll; ink and slight color on silkImage: 24.8 x 240.3 cm (9 3/4 x 94 5/8 in.); Overall: 25.7 x 904.4 cm (10 1/8 x 356 1/16 in.)Mr. and Mrs. William H. Marlatt FundCCCC0
Portraits of the Qianlong Emperor and His Twelve Consorts
Giuseppe Castiglione (Italian, 1688-1766) and others
1969.31Handscroll, ink and color on silkOverall: 53.8 x 1154.5 cm (21 3/16 x 454 1/2 in.); Painting only: 53 x 688.3 cm (20 7/8 x 271 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Cylindrical Jar
China, Han dynasty
1948.214Lead glazed earthenware with molded reliefDiameter: 27.3 cm (10 3/4 in.); height: 26.7 cm (10 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Adoring Monk
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1962.213Gilt bronzeOverall: 14.9 cm (5 7/8 in.); Base: 3.6 x 5.2 x 3.9 cm (1 7/16 x 2 1/16 x 1 9/16 in.); Figure: 11.5 cm (4 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. John Lyon Collyer in memory of her mother, Mrs. G. M. G. FormanCCCC0
Poetic Feeling in a Thatched Pavilion
Wu Zhen (Chinese, 1280-1354)
1963.259Handscroll, ink on paperImage: 23.8 x 99.4 cm (9 3/8 x 39 1/8 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Ink Flowers
Zhao Zhong (Chinese, second half of the 1300s)
1967.36Handscroll, ink on paperOverall: 31.8 x 153.2 cm (12 1/2 x 60 5/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Three Horses and Four Grooms
Ren Renfa (Chinese, 1254-1328)
1960.181Handscroll, ink and color on silkPainting: 28.5 x 137.5 cm (11 1/4 x 54 1/8 in.); Overall: 29.2 x 556.4 cm (11 1/2 x 219 1/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
The Ninth Day Literary Gathering at Xing’an
Fang Shishu (Chinese, 1693-1751)
1979.72Handscroll, ink and color on silkImage: 32.4 x 201.2 cm (12 3/4 x 79 3/16 in.); Overall: 33.5 x 893 cm (13 3/16 x 351 9/16 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Bamboo, Rocks and Lonely Orchids
Zhao Mengfu (Chinese, 1254-1322)
1963.515Handscroll; ink on paperMounted: 52.4 x 1337.7 cm (20 5/8 x 526 5/8 in.); Image: 50.9 x 147.8 cm (20 1/16 x 58 3/16 in.)John L. Severance Fund by exchangeCCCC0
Samantabhadra
China, Southern Song dynasty
1962.161Hanging scroll, ink and color on silkImage: 114.8 x 55.1 cm (45 3/16 x 21 11/16 in.); Mounted: 208.6 x 75.4 cm (82 1/8 x 29 11/16 in.)Mr. and Mrs. William H. Marlatt FundCCCC0
Camel
China, Tang dynasty
1967.147Glazed earthenwareOverall: 79.4 cm (31 1/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Finial
China, Henan province, Jincun, Warring States period
1930.730Bronze inlaid with gold and silverOverall: 13.1 cm (5 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Amida Buddha
China, Sui dynasty
1964.152Limestone with traces of polychromyOverall: 51.4 x 20.3 cm (20 1/4 x 8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Portrait of Priest Dazhi (1048-1116), the Master of Law
China, Jin dynasty
1974.29Hanging scroll, ink and slight color on silkImage: 92.4 x 40.5 cm (36 3/8 x 15 15/16 in.); Overall: 171.9 x 55.1 cm (67 11/16 x 21 11/16 in.); with knobs: 171.9 x 60.5 cm (67 11/16 x 23 13/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fish and Rocks
Bada Shanren (Chinese, 1626-1705)
1953.247Handscroll, ink on paperOverall: 29.2 x 157.4 cm (11 1/2 x 61 15/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Bodhidharma Crossing the Yangzi on a Reed
China, Yuan dynasty
1964.44Hanging scroll; ink on paperOverall: 175 x 38.5 cm (68 7/8 x 15 3/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Lobed Mirror with Heaven and Earth between the Paired Phoenixes
China, Tang dynasty
1995.351BronzeDiameter: 22.5 cm (8 7/8 in.); Overall: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.); Rim: 0.7 cm (1/4 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Mirror with Phoenixes, Birds, Butterflies, and Floral Sprays
China, Tang dynasty
1973.74Bronze with silver and gold inlaid lacquerDiameter: 19.2 cm (7 9/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Shakyamuni Emerging from the Mountains
China, Southern Song dynasty
1970.2Hanging scroll, ink on paperOverall: 166.4 x 49.9 cm (65 1/2 x 19 5/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Zhao Mengfu Writing the Heart (Hridaya) Sutra in Exchange for Tea
Qiu Ying (Chinese, 1494-1552)
1963.102Handscroll, ink and light color on paperImage: 20.6 x 78.3 cm (8 1/8 x 30 13/16 in.); Overall: 21.1 x 553.6 cm (8 5/16 x 217 15/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
River Village:  Fisherman's Joy
Zhao Mengfu (Chinese, 1254-1322)
1978.66Fan painting mounted as album leafOverall: 28.6 x 30 cm (11 1/4 x 11 13/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Old Pine Tree
Wen Zhengming (Chinese, 1470-1559)
1964.43Handscroll, ink on paperPainting: 28 x 139.3 cm (11 x 54 13/16 in.); Overall: 29.3 x 596.9 cm (11 9/16 x 235 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Buddhist Retreat by Stream and Mountains
Juran (Chinese, active 960-985)
1959.348Hanging scroll, ink on silkPainting only: 184.5 x 56.1 cm (72 5/8 x 22 1/16 in.); Overall: 260.5 x 68 cm (102 9/16 x 26 3/4 in.)Gift of Katharine Holden ThayerCCCC0
Mountains of the Immortals
Chen Ruyan (Chinese, c. 1331-bef 1371)
1997.95Handscroll, ink and color on silkPainting only: 33.4 x 97.3 cm (13 1/8 x 38 5/16 in.); height: 35 cm (13 3/4 in.)Bequest of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Jar with Lion-Head Handles
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Yuan dynasty
1962.154Porcelain with underglaze painted decorationDiameter of mouth: 15.6 cm (6 1/8 in.); Overall: 39.4 x 37.5 cm (15 1/2 x 14 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
TLV Mirror with Multiple Nipples
China, Xin dynasty
1995.298BronzeDiameter: 16.9 cm (6 5/8 in.); Overall: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.); Rim: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Dragon and Tiger
Fachang Muqi (Chinese, 1220-1280)
1958.427.1Hanging scroll, ink on silkOverall: 123.8 x 55.9 cm (48 3/4 x 22 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Tiger
Fachang Muqi (Chinese, 1220-1280)
1958.427.2Hanging scroll, ink and slight color on silkOverall: 123.8 x 55.9 cm (48 3/4 x 22 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
A Prunus in the Moonlight
Wang Mian (Chinese, 1287-1359)
1974.26Hanging scroll, ink on silkPainting: 164.6 x 94.6 cm (64 13/16 x 37 1/4 in.); Overall: 260.6 x 116 cm (102 5/8 x 45 11/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Ramblers over a Winding Stream
Luo Zhichuan (Chinese, active 1280s-1320s)
1915.536Album leaf, ink on silkPainting only: 24.5 x 25.2 cm (9 5/8 x 9 15/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
The Knickknack Peddler
Li Song (Chinese, active c. 1190-c. 1230)
1963.582Album leaf, ink and color on silkImage: 24.1 x 26 cm (9 1/2 x 10 1/4 in.); with mat: 33.3 x 40.5 cm (13 1/8 x 15 15/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Harpist
North China, Tang dynasty
1931.450Glazed earthenwareOverall: 32.1 cm (12 5/8 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Mt. Qingbian
Dong Qichang (Chinese, 1555-1636)
1980.10Hanging scroll, ink on paperPainting: 225 x 67.6 cm (88 9/16 x 26 5/8 in.); Overall: 355 x 92.7 cm (139 3/4 x 36 1/2 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Chrysanthemums and Cabbage
Tao Cheng (Chinese, active c. 1471–after 1502)
1960.40Handscroll, ink and slight color on paperOverall: 28.6 x 253.7 cm (11 1/4 x 99 7/8 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Vase with Floral Scrolls
China, Henan province, Northern Song dynasty
1948.226Glazed stoneware with incised and slip-inlaid decoration, Cizhou wareDiameter of mouth: 12.7 cm (5 in.); Overall: 41.3 cm (16 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fluted Ring with Dragon Head (Huan)
China, Warring States period
1985.75Jade (nephrite)Overall: 9.1 cm (3 9/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
The Mountain of Five Cataracts
Chen Hongshou (Chinese, 1598/99-1652)
1966.366Hanging scroll, ink on silkPainting: 118 x 53 cm (46 7/16 x 20 7/8 in.); Overall: 232.4 x 69.7 cm (91 1/2 x 27 7/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Footed Platter with Design of Mythical Beasts amid Grapevines
China, Tang dynasty
1972.39Silver with gilt, incised, and chased decorationDiameter: 30.5 cm (12 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Shakyamuni as an Ascetic
China, Yuan dynasty
1966.116Gilt bronze with polychromyOverall: 44.2 x 31.8 cm (17 3/8 x 12 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Barbarian Royalty Worshiping the Buddha
attributed to Zhao Guangfu (Chinese c. 923-976)
1957.358Handscroll, ink and color on silkOverall: 28.6 x 103.5 cm (11 1/4 x 40 3/4 in.)Gift of Severance and Greta MillikinCCCC0
White-Robed Guanyin
Jueji Yongzhong (Chinese, active around 1300)
1978.47.1Hanging scroll; ink on paperPainting: 78.7 x 31.7 cm (31 x 12 1/2 in.); Overall with knobs: 164 x 38 cm (64 9/16 x 14 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Bodhisattva
China, Tang dynasty
1983.86Dry lacquerOverall: 44 x 37 cm (17 5/16 x 14 9/16 in.)Given in memory of Howard Parmelee Eells, Jr. by his wife, Adele Chisholm EellsCCCC0
The Autumn Hunt
attributed to Chen Juzhong (Chinese)
1930.314Album leaf, ink and color on silkPainting: 24.4 x 27.3 cm (9 5/8 x 10 3/4 in.); with mat: 33.3 x 40.5 cm (13 1/8 x 15 15/16 in.)Charles W. Harkness Endowment FundCCCC0
River Village in a Rainstorm
Lu Wenying (Chinese)
1970.76Hanging scroll, ink and slight color on silkPainting: 170.5 x 103.4 cm (67 1/8 x 40 11/16 in.); Overall with knobs: 279.6 x 134.3 cm (110 1/16 x 52 7/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Conversation in Autumn
Hua Yan (Chinese, 1682-about 1765)
1954.263Hanging scroll, ink and light color on paperOverall: 218.5 x 71.7 cm (86 x 28 1/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
The Woodcutter of Luofu
Chen Ruyan (Chinese, c. 1331-bef 1371)
1964.156Panel, ink on silkImage: 107 x 54 cm (42 1/8 x 21 1/4 in.); Overall: 141.5 x 77 cm (55 11/16 x 30 5/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Lady Xuanwen Giving Instruction on the Rites of Zhou
Chen Hongshou (Chinese, 1598/99-1652)
1961.89Hanging scroll, ink and color on silkImage: 172.8 x 55.7 cm (68 1/16 x 21 15/16 in.); Overall: 293.9 x 71 cm (115 11/16 x 27 15/16 in.); with knobs: 293.9 x 79 cm (115 11/16 x 31 1/8 in.)Mr. and Mrs. William H. Marlatt FundCCCC0
Mirror with Deities, Chariot, and the White Tiger
China, Eastern Han dynasty
1995.332BronzeDiameter: 18.3 cm (7 3/16 in.); Overall: 1.7 cm (11/16 in.); Rim: 0.9 cm (3/8 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Spouted Ewer with Handle
Northern China, Northern Song dynasty
1948.219Glazed stoneware with carved decoration, Cizhou wareDiameter: 15.9 cm (6 1/4 in.); Overall: 17.6 cm (6 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
The Second Coming of the Fifth Patriarch
Yintuoluo (Chinese, c. 1285-c. 1355)
1967.211Section of a handscroll mounted as a hanging scroll, ink on paperImage: 32.7 x 44.6 cm (12 7/8 x 17 9/16 in.); Overall: 245 x 62 cm (96 7/16 x 24 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Bamboo, Rock, and Tall Tree
Ni Zan (Chinese, 1301-1374)
1978.65Hanging scroll, ink on paperImage: 67.3 x 36.8 cm (26 1/2 x 14 1/2 in.); Overall with knobs: 231.4 x 64.2 cm (91 1/8 x 25 1/4 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Bamboo with Bird
C.C. Wang (American, b. China, 1907-2003)
1954.842Ink and color on paper (unmounted hanging scroll)Overall: 76.3 cm (30 1/16 in.)Gift of the Artist©
Landscape in the Color Style of Ni Zan
Wang Yuanqi (Chinese, 1642-1715)
1954.583Hanging scroll, ink and light color on paperOverall: 80.4 x 43.5 cm (31 5/8 x 17 1/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Ascetic Holding a Skull
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1980.25Gilt bronzeOverall: 19.4 cm (7 5/8 in.); Figure: 18.1 cm (7 1/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Cottages in a Misty Grove in Autumn
Li Anzhong (Chinese, active first half of the 1100s)
1963.588Album leaf, ink and color on silkOverall: 24.2 x 26.3 cm (9 1/2 x 10 3/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Double-tier Mirror
China, Warring States period
1999.220BronzeDiameter: 7.6 cm (3 in.); Overall: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.); Rim: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Mirror with Four T's
China, Warring States period
1995.281BronzeDiameter: 10.4 cm (4 1/8 in.); Rim: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Mirror with a Coiling Dragon
China, Tang dynasty
1995.367BronzeDiameter: 10.2 cm (4 in.); Overall: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.); Rim: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Wine Vessel (Hu)
China, Warring States period
1929.984Bronze with gold inlayDiameter: 24.1 cm (9 1/2 in.); Diameter of mouth: 10.1 cm (4 in.); Overall: 27.6 cm (10 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Zhongli Quan Crossing the Ocean
Zhao Qi (Chinese)
1976.13Hanging scroll, ink and color on silkImage: 135 x 57.5 cm (53 1/8 x 22 5/8 in.); Overall: 233 x 71.6 cm (91 3/4 x 28 3/16 in.); with knobs: 233 x 77.5 cm (91 3/4 x 30 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Bell (Bo Zhong)
China, Eastern Zhou dynasty
1962.44BronzeOverall: 41.4 cm (16 5/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Monster Face: Door Ring Holder (Pushou)
China, Henan province, Northern Dynasties period
1930.731Gilt bronzeOverall: 13.6 x 20 cm (5 3/8 x 7 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Wrist-Rest with Crayfish and Water Plants
China, Qing dynasty
1977.9Ivory and polychrome pigmentOverall: 6 cm (2 3/8 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Reminiscences of Qinhuai River
Shitao (Chinese, 1642-1707)
1966.31Eight-leaf album, ink and color on paperImage: 25.5 x 20.2 cm (10 1/16 x 7 15/16 in.); Overall: 33 x 24.3 cm (13 x 9 9/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Square Mirror with Two Phoenixes and Floral Sprays
China, Northern Song dynasty
1995.374BronzeOverall: 0.8 x 16.2 cm (5/16 x 6 3/8 in.); Rim: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Stele with Maitreya and Attendants
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1959.130Grey limestoneOverall: 94.6 x 54.6 cm (37 1/4 x 21 1/2 in.)Gift of Severance and Greta MillikinCCCC0
Mirror with Clouds and Nebulae
China, Western Han dynasty
1995.288BronzeDiameter: 10 cm (3 15/16 in.); Overall: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.); Rim: 0.4 cm (3/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Mirror with Serpentine Interlaces and Angular Meanders
China, Warring States period
1995.270BronzeDiameter: 16.9 cm (6 5/8 in.); Overall: 1 cm (3/8 in.); Rim: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Greeting the Spring
Wu Bin (Chinese, active c. 1591-1626)
1959.45Handscroll, ink and light color on paperImage: 34.3 x 252.8 cm (13 1/2 x 99 1/2 in.); Overall: 35 x 1022.2 cm (13 3/4 x 402 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Bamboo in the Wind
Puming (Xue Zhuang) (Chinese, active before 1274-after 1329)
1953.246Hanging scroll, ink on silkImage: 78 x 46 cm (30 11/16 x 18 1/8 in.); Overall: 209.5 x 65.8 cm (82 1/2 x 25 7/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Clouds and Waves at the Wu Gorge
Xie Shichen (Chinese, 1487-after 1567)
1968.213Hanging scroll, ink and light color on paperPainting: 243.1 x 90 cm (95 11/16 x 35 7/16 in.); Overall with knobs: 295.6 x 115 cm (116 3/8 x 45 1/4 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Pure Tones among Hills and Waters
Xiao Yuncong (Chinese, 1596-1673)
1954.262Handscroll, ink and light color on paperOverall: 30.8 x 781.7 cm (12 1/8 x 307 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Basin
China, Zhejiang province, Hangzhou, Southern Song dynasty
1957.48Porcelaneous stoneware, Guan wareDiameter: 24.2 cm (9 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Ceremonial Dagger-Axe with Animal Masks (Ge)
China, Shang dynasty
1983.2Jade (nephrite)Overall: 4.4 cm (1 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Scepter in the Shape of a Ruyi Fungus
China, Qing dynasty
1970.155Carved boxwoodOverall: 38.1 cm (15 in.)Cornelia Blakemore Warner FundCCCC0
Plaque with Openwork Interlaced Dragons and Birds
China, Warring States period
1952.584Jade (nephrite)Overall: 4.8 x 7.5 cm (1 7/8 x 2 15/16 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Mortuary Figure of the Zodiac Sign: Sheep (Scorpio)
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1972.76.8Gray earthenware with traces of slipOverall: 22.6 cm (8 7/8 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Mortuary Figure of the Zodiac Sign: Monkey (Sagittarius)
China, Northern Wei dynasty
1972.76.9Gray earthenware with traces of slipOverall: 22.6 cm (8 7/8 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Brush Holder with Figures in Landscape and Poetic Inscription
China, Qing dynasty
1988.75Carved bambooOverall: 16 x 12.4 cm (6 5/16 x 4 7/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Amitabha
China, Yunnan province, Dali kingdom
1942.1082Gilt bronzeOverall: 23 cm (9 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Tall Bamboo and Distant Mountains, after Wang Meng
Wang Hui (Chinese, 1632-1717)
1953.629Hanging scroll, ink on paperOverall: 79.3 x 39.5 cm (31 1/4 x 15 9/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Cruciform Mirror with Six Blossoms
China, Northern Song dynasty
1999.222BronzeOverall: 0.7 x 16.5 cm (1/4 x 6 1/2 in.); Rim: 0.4 cm (3/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Mirror with Six Circular Flowers
China, Tang dynasty
1995.341BronzeDiameter: 16.6 cm (6 9/16 in.); Overall: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.); Rim: 0.9 cm (3/8 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Mirror with Lotus and Mantra
China, Yuan dynasty
1999.221BronzeDiameter: 22.3 cm (8 3/4 in.); Overall: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.); Rim: 0.7 cm (1/4 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0