Mythical Taoist Personages
Fong Chun Nien
18th Century - 19th Century
Mythical Taoist Personages. Painted scroll. Artist: Fang Ch'un Nien. Signed. The flying apsaras spraying the flowers to make way for the old fairy riding the mythical animal-Nan-chi hsien-wong and his male and female attendants. The brushwork is very stiff. Silk is coarse. Seals mostly illegible.
Purchased from M. Knoedler & Company, 1916
[Catalogue] Fernald, Helen E. 1922. Handbook of Chinese Paintings in the Collection of the Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: 54
[Book] Getz, John. 1916. Exhibition of Oriental Art. : Page/Fig./Plate: 198 no. 74
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