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Culture: China, Song dynasty (279)
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©
In the Palace
after a work attributed to Zhou Wenju (Chinese, active 942-961)
1976.1CCCC0
Samantabhadra
China, Southern Song dynasty
1962.161CCCC0
Shakyamuni Emerging from the Mountains
China, Southern Song dynasty
1970.2CCCC0
Dragon; Tiger
Fachang Muqi (Chinese, 1220-1280)
1958.427CCCC0
Dragon and Tiger
Fachang Muqi (Chinese, 1220-1280)
1958.427.1CCCC0
Tiger
Fachang Muqi (Chinese, 1220-1280)
1958.427.2CCCC0
Buddhist Retreat by Stream and Mountains
Juran (Chinese, active 960-985)
1959.348CCCC0
The Knickknack Peddler
Li Song (Chinese, active c. 1190-c. 1230)
1963.582CCCC0
Vase with Floral Scrolls
China, Henan province, Northern Song dynasty
1948.226CCCC0
Barbarian Royalty Worshiping the Buddha
attributed to Zhao Guangfu (Chinese c. 923-976)
1957.358CCCC0
Spouted Ewer with Handle
Northern China, Northern Song dynasty
1948.219CCCC0
The Autumn Hunt
attributed to Chen Juzhong (Chinese)
1930.314CCCC0
Cruciform Mirror with Six Blossoms
China, Northern Song dynasty
1999.222CCCC0
Cottages in a Misty Grove in Autumn
Li Anzhong (Chinese, active first half of the 1100s)
1963.588CCCC0
Square Mirror with Two Phoenixes and Floral Sprays
China, Northern Song dynasty
1995.374CCCC0
Basin
China, Zhejiang province, Hangzhou, Southern Song dynasty
1957.48CCCC0
Man, Buffalo, and Calf
Li You (Chinese, 1200s)
1960.41CCCC0
One Hundred Children at Play
tradition of Su Hanchen (Chinese, active c. 1101-1125)
1961.261CCCC0
Bamboo and Ducks by a Rushing Stream
Ma Yuan (Chinese, c. 1150-after 1255)
1967.145CCCC0
The Football Players
attributed to Ma Yuan (Chinese, c. 1150-after 1255)
1971.26CCCC0
Meiping Vase:  Cizhou Ware
China, Northern Song dynasty
1940.52CCCC0
Cup and Stand
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Southern Song dynasty
1980.185CCCC0
Cup and Stand
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Southern Song dynasty
1980.185.aCCCC0
Cup and Stand (stand)
China, Southern Song dynasty
1980.185.bCCCC0
Streams and Mountains without End
China, late Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) - Jin dynasty
1953.126CCCC0
Frontispiece for the Lotus Sutra
China, Song dynasty
1970.64CCCC0
Birds and Ducks on a Snowy Islet
China, Southern Song dynasty
1961.260CCCC0
Birds on a Tree above a Cataract
Li Di (Chinese, c. 1100-c. 1192)
1964.155CCCC0
Boats at Anchor
China, Southern Song dynasty
1978.68CCCC0
Landscape with Flying Geese
Ma Lin (Chinese, c. 1185-after 1260)
1952.285CCCC0
Drinking in the Moonlight
Ma Yuan (Chinese, c. 1150-after 1255)
1997.89CCCC0
Mirror with a Pair of Phoenixes
China, Song dynasty
1995.389CCCC0
Listening to the Qin (Zither)
Liu Songnian (Chinese, c. 1150-after 1225)
1983.85CCCC0
Album of Daoist and Buddhist Themes
China, Southern Song dynasty
2004.1CCCC0
Daoist Figure
China, Southern Song dynasty
1964.368CCCC0
Incense Burner
China, Zhejiang province, Hangzhou, Southern Song dynasty
1957.63CCCC0
Brush Washer
China, Southern Song dynasty
1957.64CCCC0
Seated Arhat with Two Attendants
China, Southern Song dynasty
1976.91CCCC0
Sericulture (The Process of Making Silk)
attributed to Liang Kai (Chinese, mid-1100s-early 1200s)
1977.5CCCC0
Brush Washer
China, Henan Province, Baofeng, Qingliangsi, Northern Song dynasty
1957.40CCCC0
Standing Guanyin
China, Southern Song dynasty
1980.80CCCC0
Watching the Deer by a Pine Shaded Stream
Ma Yuan (Chinese, c. 1150-after 1255)
1997.88CCCC0
Vase
Northern China, Liao dynasty (916-1125) or Northern Song dynasty
1942.656CCCC0
White-Robed Guanyin
attributed to Zhang Yuehu (Chinese, active 1200s)
1972.160CCCC0
Bowl with Ducks among Waves and Reeds
China, Hebei province, Quyang, Northern Song dynasty
1929.995CCCC0
Full Sail on the Misty River
assisted by Xia Sheng (Chinese, active 1200s)
1997.90CCCC0
Seated Guanyin
China, late Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) - Jin dynasty
1984.70CCCC0
Bamboo and Insects
Wu Bing (Chinese, active 1190-1194)
1964.154CCCC0
Vase with Peony Decoration: Cizhou ware
China, Northern Song dynasty
1948.119CCCC0
Water and Moon (Potala) Guanyin
China, Five dynasties (907-960) - Song dynasty
1984.7CCCC0
Palace Landscape
China, Northern Song dynasty
1971.40CCCC0
Phoenix-Headed Ewer
China, possibly Guangdong province, Xicun, Northern Song dynasty
1965.468CCCC0
Vase: Cizhou ware
China, Northern Song dynasty
1948.223CCCC0
Ewer with a Lion-shaped Spout
China, Shaanxi province, Tongchuan, Huangbaozhen, Five Dynasties period (907-960) or Northern Song dynasty
1948.220CCCC0
Conversation in a Thatched Hut
China, Southern Song dynasty
1975.21CCCC0
Pillow
China, Song dynasty (960-1279) - Yuan dynasty
1915.506CCCC0
Conical Bowl
China, Jiangxi province, Ji'an, Southern Song dynasty
1989.274CCCC0
Recumbent Horse
China, Song dynasty
1952.570CCCC0
Buddha Amitābha with Two Attending Bodhisattvas
China, Southern Song dynasty
1974.35CCCC0
Bird on a Flowering Branch
China, Southern Song dynasty
1985.371CCCC0
Brush Rest:  Guan ware
China, Southern Song dynasty
1957.42CCCC0
Incense Burner Top in the Shape of a Lion
China, Shaanxi province, Northern Song dynasty
1966.26CCCC0
Landscape with Woodcutters Returning Home
China, Southern Song dynasty
1988.20CCCC0
Vase with Peonies and Five Spouts
China, Zhejiang province, Hangzhou, Southern Song dynasty
1989.270CCCC0
Daoist Cap
China, Song dynasty (960-1279) - Yuan dynasty
1947.568CCCC0
Pillow: Cizhou ware
China, Northern Song dynasty
1940.50CCCC0
Eleven-Headed Guanyin
China, late Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) - Jin dynasty
1981.53CCCC0
Insects and Bamboo
China, Southern Song dynasty
1985.364CCCC0
Swinging Gibbon
attributed to Xia Gui (Chinese, active c. 1209-c.1243)
1978.1CCCC0
Waterfall
China, Song dynasty (960-1279) - Yuan dynasty
1972.157CCCC0
Waterfowl and Reeds
attributed to Liang Kai (Chinese, mid-1100s-early 1200s)
1984.42CCCC0
Birds on an Autumn Inlet
China, Southern Song dynasty
1985.369CCCC0
Covered Box
China, Hebei province, Quyang, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) to Jin dynasty
1957.32CCCC0
Covered Box
China, Hebei province, Quyang, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) to Jin dynasty
1957.32.aCCCC0
Magpies and Wild Rabbits
Li Yong (Chinese, active 1200s)
1997.87CCCC0
Wine Cup
China, Song dynasty
1957.71CCCC0
Tea Bowl
China, Fujian province, Southern Song dynasty
1948.206CCCC0
Vase in the Shape of a Grain Measure (Zhadou)
China, Zhejiang province, Longquan region, Southern Song dynasty
1957.73CCCC0
Arrow-Holder Vase (Jianhu)
China, Zhejiang province, Hangzhou, Southern Song dynasty
1957.65CCCC0
Plate:  Jun Ware
Northern China, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) - Jin dynasty
1942.665CCCC0
Vase (Meiping)
China, Zhejiang Province, Longquan region, Southern Song dynasty
1957.52CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
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©
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
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
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
Dragon; Tiger
Fachang Muqi (Chinese, 1220-1280)
1958.427Hanging scroll, ink on silkOverall: 123.8 x 55.9 cm (48 3/4 x 22 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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
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
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
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
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
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 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
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
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
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
Basin
China, Zhejiang province, Hangzhou, Southern Song dynasty
1957.48Porcelaneous stoneware, Guan wareDiameter: 24.2 cm (9 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Man, Buffalo, and Calf
Li You (Chinese, 1200s)
1960.41Album leaf; ink and color on silkImage: 25 x 26.7 cm (9 13/16 x 10 1/2 in.); with mat: 33.3 x 40.5 cm (13 1/8 x 15 15/16 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
One Hundred Children at Play
tradition of Su Hanchen (Chinese, active c. 1101-1125)
1961.261Album leaf, ink and color on silkImage: 28.7 x 31.2 cm (11 5/16 x 12 5/16 in.); with mat: 33.3 x 40.5 cm (13 1/8 x 15 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Bamboo and Ducks by a Rushing Stream
Ma Yuan (Chinese, c. 1150-after 1255)
1967.145Hanging scroll, ink and light color on silkOverall: 61 x 37 cm (24 x 14 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
The Football Players
attributed to Ma Yuan (Chinese, c. 1150-after 1255)
1971.26Hanging scroll; ink and light color on silkImage: 115.6 x 55.3 cm (45 1/2 x 21 3/4 in.); Overall: 214.8 x 78 cm (84 9/16 x 30 11/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Wilbur CowettCCCC0
Meiping Vase:  Cizhou Ware
China, Northern Song dynasty
1940.52Buff stoneware with carved underglaze slip decorationDiameter: 20.7 cm (8 1/8 in.); Overall: 34.3 cm (13 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Cup and Stand
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Southern Song dynasty
1980.185Porcelain with pale bluish-white glaze, qingbai ("blue-white") wareDiameter: 4.9 x 10.5 cm (1 15/16 x 4 1/8 in.); Overall: 4.8 cm (1 7/8 in.); stand: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.)Gifts of Laurence H. Norton, Robert G. Norton, and Mrs. Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. Norton; Mrs. A. S. Chisholm; Horace E. Potter; and the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic Trust by exchangeCCCC0
Cup and Stand
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Southern Song dynasty
1980.185.aPorcelain with pale bluish-white glaze, qingbai ("blue-white") wareDiameter: 4.9 x 10.5 cm (1 15/16 x 4 1/8 in.); Overall: 4.8 cm (1 7/8 in.)Gifts of Laurence H. Norton, Robert G. Norton, and Mrs. Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. Norton; Mrs. A. S. Chisholm; Horace E. Potter; and the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic Trust by exchangeCCCC0
Cup and Stand (stand)
China, Southern Song dynasty
1980.185.bGlazed porcelainDiameter: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.); Overall: 4 cm (1 9/16 in.)Gifts of Laurence H. Norton, Robert G. Norton, and Mrs. Miriam Norton White in memory of Mr. and Mrs. D. Z. Norton; Mrs. A. S. Chisholm; Horace E. Potter; and the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic Trust by exchangeCCCC0
Streams and Mountains without End
China, late Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) - Jin dynasty
1953.126Handscroll, ink and slight color on silkImage: 35.1 x 213 cm (13 13/16 x 83 7/8 in.); Overall: 35.1 x 1103.8 cm (13 13/16 x 434 9/16 in.)Gift of the Hanna FundCCCC0
Bodhidharma Meditating Facing a Cliff
China, Song dynasty
1972.41Hanging scroll, ink on silkOverall: 203.2 x 63.5 cm (80 x 25 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Frontispiece for the Lotus Sutra
China, Song dynasty
1970.64Handscroll, gold ink on indigo sutra paperImage: 27.8 x 81 cm (10 15/16 x 31 7/8 in.); Inscription overall: 27.9 x 1044.9 cm (11 x 411 3/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Birds and Ducks on a Snowy Islet
China, Southern Song dynasty
1961.260Album leaf, ink and slight color on silkOverall: 26 x 24.6 cm (10 1/4 x 9 11/16 in.)Gift of the Womens Council of the Cleveland Museum of ArtCCCC0
Birds on a Tree above a Cataract
Li Di (Chinese, c. 1100-c. 1192)
1964.155Album leaf, ink and color on silkImage: 24.8 x 26.1 cm (9 3/4 x 10 1/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Boats at Anchor
China, Southern Song dynasty
1978.68Album leaf, ink and color on silkImage: 25.3 x 19.2 cm (9 15/16 x 7 9/16 in.); with mat: 33.3 x 40.5 cm (13 1/8 x 15 15/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Landscape with Flying Geese
Ma Lin (Chinese, c. 1185-after 1260)
1952.285Album leaf, ink and slight color on silkImage: 25.5 x 26.5 cm (10 1/16 x 10 7/16 in.); with mat: 33.3 x 40.5 cm (13 1/8 x 15 15/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Drinking in the Moonlight
Ma Yuan (Chinese, c. 1150-after 1255)
1997.89Album leaf, ink on silkPainting: 24.5 x 25 cm (9 5/8 x 9 13/16 in.); Overall: 67.6 x 39.2 cm (26 5/8 x 15 7/16 in.)Bequest of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Mirror with a Pair of Phoenixes
China, Song dynasty
1995.389BronzeDiameter: 35.1 cm (13 13/16 in.); Overall: 1.3 cm (1/2 in.); Rim: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Listening to the Qin (Zither)
Liu Songnian (Chinese, c. 1150-after 1225)
1983.85Album leaf, ink and slight color on silkImage: 23.8 x 24.6 cm (9 3/8 x 9 11/16 in.); with mat: 33.3 x 40.5 cm (13 1/8 x 15 15/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Album of Daoist and Buddhist Themes
China, Southern Song dynasty
2004.1Album, ink on paper (fifty leaves)Overall: 34.3 x 38.6 cm (13 1/2 x 15 3/16 in.)John L. Severance Fund in honor of Dr. Ju-hsi Chou and Gift of various donors to the department of Asian Art (by exchange)CCCC0
Album of Daoist and Buddhist Themes: Procession of Daoist Deities: Leaf 1
China, Southern Song dynasty
2004.1.1Album, ink on paperSheet: 34.2 x 38.4 cm (13 7/16 x 15 1/8 in.); Mounted: 38.9 x 41.5 cm (15 5/16 x 16 5/16 in.)John L. Severance Fund in honor of Dr. Ju-hsi Chou and Gift of various donors to the department of Asian Art (by exchange)CCCC0
Album of Daoist and Buddhist Themes: Procession of Daoist Deities: Leaf 19
China, Southern Song dynasty
2004.1.19Album, ink on paperSheet: 34.2 x 38.3 cm (13 7/16 x 15 1/16 in.)John L. Severance Fund in honor of Dr. Ju-hsi Chou and Gift of various donors to the department of Asian Art (by exchange)CCCC0
Album of Daoist and Buddhist Themes: Procession of Daoist Deities: Leaf 21
China, Southern Song dynasty
2004.1.21Album, ink on paperSheet: 34 x 38.4 cm (13 3/8 x 15 1/8 in.)John L. Severance Fund in honor of Dr. Ju-hsi Chou and Gift of various donors to the department of Asian Art (by exchange)CCCC0
Album of Daoist and Buddhist Themes: Kings of Hells: Leaf 27
China, Southern Song dynasty
2004.1.27Album, ink on paperSheet: 34 x 38.4 cm (13 3/8 x 15 1/8 in.)John L. Severance Fund in honor of Dr. Ju-hsi Chou and Gift of various donors to the department of Asian Art (by exchange)CCCC0
Album of Daoist and Buddhist Themes: Kings of Hells: Leaf 35
China, Southern Song dynasty
2004.1.35Album, ink on paperSheet: 34 x 38.2 cm (13 3/8 x 15 1/16 in.)John L. Severance Fund in honor of Dr. Ju-hsi Chou and Gift of various donors to the department of Asian Art (by exchange)CCCC0
Album of Daoist and Buddhist Themes: Search the Mountain: Leaf 41
China, Southern Song dynasty
2004.1.41Album, ink on paperSheet: 34.3 x 38.5 cm (13 1/2 x 15 3/16 in.)John L. Severance Fund in honor of Dr. Ju-hsi Chou and Gift of various donors to the department of Asian Art (by exchange)CCCC0
Album of Daoist and Buddhist Themes: Search the Mountain: Leaf 43
China, Southern Song dynasty
2004.1.43Album, ink on paperSheet: 34.1 x 38.5 cm (13 7/16 x 15 3/16 in.)John L. Severance Fund in honor of Dr. Ju-hsi Chou and Gift of various donors to the department of Asian Art (by exchange)CCCC0
Daoist Figure
China, Southern Song dynasty
1964.368Wood and ivoryOverall: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Incense Burner
China, Zhejiang province, Hangzhou, Southern Song dynasty
1957.63Porcelaneous stoneware, Guan wareOverall: 7.3 x 15.6 cm (2 7/8 x 6 1/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Brush Washer
China, Southern Song dynasty
1957.64Porcelaneous stoneware, Guan wareDiameter: 11.8 cm (4 5/8 in.); Overall: 3 cm (1 3/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Seated Arhat with Two Attendants
China, Southern Song dynasty
1976.91Hanging scroll, ink and color on silkOverall with knobs: 201 x 75.5 cm (79 1/8 x 29 3/4 in.); Painting only: 94 x 50 cm (37 x 19 11/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Sericulture (The Process of Making Silk)
attributed to Liang Kai (Chinese, mid-1100s-early 1200s)
1977.5Handscroll; ink and color on silkThird Section: 27.6 x 92.3 cm (10 7/8 x 36 5/16 in.); Second Section: 27.6 x 92.3 cm (10 7/8 x 36 5/16 in.); First Section: 26.7 x 98.6 cm (10 1/2 x 38 13/16 in.)John L. Severance CollectionCCCC0
Brush Washer
China, Henan Province, Baofeng, Qingliangsi, Northern Song dynasty
1957.40Porcelaneous stoneware, Ru wareDiameter: 12.8 cm (5 1/16 in.); Overall: 3.8 cm (1 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Standing Guanyin
China, Southern Song dynasty
1980.80Wood with traces of gesso, polychromy and gildingOverall: 162.9 x 55.9 cm (64 1/8 x 22 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Watching the Deer by a Pine Shaded Stream
Ma Yuan (Chinese, c. 1150-after 1255)
1997.88Album leaf, ink and light color on silkOverall: 33.7 x 39.3 cm (13 1/4 x 15 1/2 in.); with cover: 67.5 x 39.3 cm (26 9/16 x 15 1/2 in.)Bequest of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Octafoil Mirror with Legend of Herdboy and Weaver Maid
China, Song dynasty
1995.383BronzeDiameter: 17.8 cm (7 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
Vase
Northern China, Liao dynasty (916-1125) or Northern Song dynasty
1942.656Green-glazed stoneware with underglaze white-slip coating, Cizhou wareDiameter: 13.5 cm (5 5/16 in.); Overall: 32.6 cm (12 13/16 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
White-Robed Guanyin
attributed to Zhang Yuehu (Chinese, active 1200s)
1972.160Hanging scroll, ink on paperImage: 104 x 42.3 cm (40 15/16 x 16 5/8 in.); Mounted: 195.5 x 75 cm (76 15/16 x 29 1/2 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Bowl with Ducks among Waves and Reeds
China, Hebei province, Quyang, Northern Song dynasty
1929.995Cream-glazed porcelain with incised decoration, Ding wareDiameter: 20.3 cm (8 in.); Overall: 5.4 cm (2 1/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Full Sail on the Misty River
assisted by Xia Sheng (Chinese, active 1200s)
1997.90Fan painting, ink on silkOverall: 80 x 50 cm (31 1/2 x 19 11/16 in.); Painting only: 24.2 x 26.1 cm (9 1/2 x 10 1/4 in.)Bequest of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Seated Guanyin
China, late Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) - Jin dynasty
1984.70Wood with polychromy and gildingOverall: 138 cm (54 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Bamboo and Insects
Wu Bing (Chinese, active 1190-1194)
1964.154Album leaf, ink on silkImage: 24.8 x 26.8 cm (9 3/4 x 10 9/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Octafoil Mirror with Two Immortals Crossing the Ocean
China, Song dynasty
1995.378BronzeDiameter: 17.6 cm (6 15/16 in.); Overall: 1 cm (3/8 in.); Rim: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Vase with Peony Decoration: Cizhou ware
China, Northern Song dynasty
1948.119Gray stoneware with underglaze slip decorationDiameter: 19.7 cm (7 3/4 in.); Overall: 30.2 cm (11 7/8 in.)Gift of William G. MatherCCCC0
Returning Birds and Old Cypress
China, Southern Song dynasty
1969.305Album leaf, ink on silkImage: 23.8 x 24.9 cm (9 3/8 x 9 13/16 in.); Overall: 33.3 x 40.5 cm (13 1/8 x 15 15/16 in.)Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Water and Moon (Potala) Guanyin
China, Five dynasties (907-960) - Song dynasty
1984.7Gilt bronzeOverall: 17.6 cm (6 15/16 in.)The Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Palace Landscape
China, Northern Song dynasty
1971.40Album leaf, ink, color, and gold on silkOverall: 33 x 41.6 cm (13 x 16 3/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Phoenix-Headed Ewer
China, possibly Guangdong province, Xicun, Northern Song dynasty
1965.468Porcelain with pale greenish-white glazeOverall: 38.7 cm (15 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Vase: Cizhou ware
China, Northern Song dynasty
1948.223Buff stoneware with underglaze slip coatingOverall: 42.9 cm (16 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Ewer with a Lion-shaped Spout
China, Shaanxi province, Tongchuan, Huangbaozhen, Five Dynasties period (907-960) or Northern Song dynasty
1948.220Green-glazed porcelaneous stoneware with modeled, carved and incised decoration, Yaozhou wareOverall: 18.3 cm (7 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Conversation in a Thatched Hut
China, Southern Song dynasty
1975.21Album leaf; ink and color on silkOverall: 26 x 27.3 cm (10 1/4 x 10 3/4 in.)Mr. and Mrs. William H. Marlatt FundCCCC0
Pillow
China, Song dynasty (960-1279) - Yuan dynasty
1915.506Gray stoneware with underglaze painted decoration, Cizhou wareOverall: 13.4 x 22.9 cm (5 1/4 x 9 in.)Gift of Mrs. Langdon WarnerCCCC0
Conical Bowl
China, Jiangxi province, Ji'an, Southern Song dynasty
1989.274Stoneware with "tortoise shell" glaze, Jizhou wareDiameter: 14.8 cm (5 13/16 in.); Overall: 5.4 cm (2 1/8 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Recumbent Horse
China, Song dynasty
1952.570Light gray-green jadeOverall: 2.8 cm (1 1/8 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Buddha Amitābha with Two Attending Bodhisattvas
China, Southern Song dynasty
1974.35Hanging scroll; ink and color on silkPainting: 134 x 79.7 cm (52 3/4 x 31 3/8 in.); Overall: 223 x 95.7 cm (87 13/16 x 37 11/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Bird on a Flowering Branch
China, Southern Song dynasty
1985.371Album leaf mounted as a hanging scroll, ink and color on silkPainting: 23.8 x 24.5 cm (9 3/8 x 9 5/8 in.); Overall: 117 x 41.7 cm (46 1/16 x 16 7/16 in.)The Kelvin Smith Collection, given by Mrs. Kelvin SmithCCCC0
Brush Rest:  Guan ware
China, Southern Song dynasty
1957.42Glazed stonewareDiameter: 2.8 x 7.6 cm (1 1/8 x 3 in.); Overall: 6 cm (2 3/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Incense Burner Top in the Shape of a Lion
China, Shaanxi province, Northern Song dynasty
1966.26Green-glazed porcelaneous stoneware, Yaozhou wareOverall: 18.1 cm (7 1/8 in.)The Fanny Tewksbury King CollectionCCCC0
Landscape with Woodcutters Returning Home
China, Southern Song dynasty
1988.20Hanging scroll, ink on silkImage: 124.5 x 58.3 cm (49 x 22 15/16 in.); Overall: 203.2 x 81.3 cm (80 x 32 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Vase with Peonies and Five Spouts
China, Zhejiang province, Hangzhou, Southern Song dynasty
1989.270Green-glazed porcelaneous stoneware with incised decoration, Yue wareDiameter: 16.2 cm (6 3/8 in.); Overall: 26.4 cm (10 3/8 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Daoist Cap
China, Song dynasty (960-1279) - Yuan dynasty
1947.568Grayish-green jade with brown and black markings; interior with pink pigment and gold inlaysOverall: 7.4 cm (2 15/16 in.)Worcester R. Warner CollectionCCCC0
Pillow: Cizhou ware
China, Northern Song dynasty
1940.50Buff stoneware with carved underglaze slip decorationOverall: 11.8 x 19.8 cm (4 5/8 x 7 13/16 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Eleven-Headed Guanyin
China, late Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) - Jin dynasty
1981.53Wood with polychromy and cut goldOverall: 218.5 cm (86 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Insects and Bamboo
China, Southern Song dynasty
1985.364Album leaf, ink and light color on silkImage: 23.8 x 25.6 cm (9 3/8 x 10 1/16 in.)The Kelvin Smith Collection, given by Mrs. Kelvin SmithCCCC0
Swinging Gibbon
attributed to Xia Gui (Chinese, active c. 1209-c.1243)
1978.1Album leaf, ink and color on silkImage: 24.8 x 26.5 cm (9 3/4 x 10 7/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Waterfall
China, Song dynasty (960-1279) - Yuan dynasty
1972.157Hanging scroll, ink and slight color on silkOverall: 83.8 x 36.6 cm (33 x 14 7/16 in.)Gift of Mary B. Lee, C. Bingham Blossom, Dudley S. Blossom III, Laurel B. Kovacik, and Elizabeth B. Blossom, in memory of Elizabeth B. BlossomCCCC0
Waterfowl and Reeds
attributed to Liang Kai (Chinese, mid-1100s-early 1200s)
1984.42Hanging scroll, ink on silkOverall: 23 x 22.9 cm (9 1/16 x 9 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Birds on an Autumn Inlet
China, Southern Song dynasty
1985.369Album leaf, ink and color on silkOverall: 22.4 x 24 cm (8 13/16 x 9 7/16 in.)The Kelvin Smith Collection, given by Mrs. Kelvin SmithCCCC0
Covered Box
China, Hebei province, Quyang, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) to Jin dynasty
1957.32Cream-glazed porcelain with incised decoration, Ding wareDiameter: 10.6 cm (4 3/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Covered Box
China, Hebei province, Quyang, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) to Jin dynasty
1957.32.aCream-glazed porcelain with incised decoration, Ding wareDiameter: 10.6 cm (4 3/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Magpies and Wild Rabbits
Li Yong (Chinese, active 1200s)
1997.87Album leaf, ink and light color on silkPainting only: 25 x 24.5 cm (9 13/16 x 9 5/8 in.)Bequest of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Wine Cup
China, Song dynasty
1957.71Glazed dark brown stoneware, Guan wareDiameter: 8 cm (3 1/8 in.); Overall: 3.5 cm (1 3/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Tea Bowl
China, Fujian province, Southern Song dynasty
1948.206Stoneware with black "hare’s fur" glaze and metal-bound rim, Jian wareDiameter: 17.8 cm (7 in.); Overall: 8.7 cm (3 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Vase in the Shape of a Grain Measure (Zhadou)
China, Zhejiang province, Longquan region, Southern Song dynasty
1957.73Green-glazed porcelaneous stoneware, Longquan wareDiameter: 8.4 cm (3 5/16 in.); Overall: 9 cm (3 9/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Arrow-Holder Vase (Jianhu)
China, Zhejiang province, Hangzhou, Southern Song dynasty
1957.65Porcelaneous stoneware, Guan wareDiameter: 7.9 cm (3 1/8 in.); Overall: 12.4 cm (4 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Plate:  Jun Ware
Northern China, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) - Jin dynasty
1942.665Stoneware with mottled glazeDiameter: 18.1 cm (7 1/8 in.); Overall: 2.5 cm (1 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Vase (Meiping)
China, Zhejiang Province, Longquan region, Southern Song dynasty
1957.52Green-glazed porcelaneous stoneware, Longquan wareOverall: 23.5 cm (9 1/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0