Misty Landscape With Fishermen In A Boat
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1985.809
People
Manner of Xia Gui, Chinese ( 1190 - 1225)
Title
Misty Landscape with Fishermen in a Boat
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting, album leaf
Date
12th-13th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, China
Period
Song dynasty, Southern Song period, 1127-1279
Culture
Chinese
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Circular fan painting mounted as an album leaf; ink on silk; with spurious signature reading "Xia Sheng"
Dimensions
H. 30.4 x W. 33.8 cm (11 15/16 x 13 5/16 in.)
Provenance
Philip Hofer (1898-1984), Cambridge, MA, purchased from the estate of Rhode Island Senator Theodore Francis Green, July 1968; bequest to Harvard Art Museum
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
A 10-036 (Suzuki Kei)
Aquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of the Hofer Collection of the Arts of Asia
Accession Year
1985
Object Number
1985.809
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
Publication History

Suzuki Kei, Chugoku kaiga sogo zuroku, Amerika Kanada hen (Comprehensive Illustrated Catalog of Chinese Paintings, Volume 1: American and Canadian Collections), University of Tokyo Press (Tokyo, Japan, 1982), pp. I-57 and I-432, no. A 10-036

Exhibition History

Voices in Chinese Painting, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 01/31/2013 - 06/01/2013

Verification Level

2 - Adequate. Object is adequately described but information may not be vetted