Landscape With Two Houses And Towering Trees
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1985.822
People
Manner of Huang Gongwang, Chinese ( 1269 - 1354)
Title
Landscape with Two Houses and Towering Trees
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting, album leaf
Date
18th-19th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, China
Period
Qing dynasty, 1644-1911
Culture
Chinese
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Album leaf; ink on silk; with spurious signature reading "Da Chi"; with spurious circular seal reading "Zi Jiu"
Dimensions
H. 26.9 x W. 22.6 cm (10 9/16 x 8 7/8 in.)
Provenance
Philip Hofer (1898-1984), Cambridge, MA, purchased from the estate of Rhode Island Senator Theodore Francis Green, September 1968; bequest to Harvard Art Museum
Acquisition 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
1985.822
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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