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Ancestor Portrait

Painting

Object Number:C430
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: Ming Dynasty
Date Made: 16th Century
Early Date: 1500
Late Date: 1599
Section:Asian
Technique:Painted
Iconography:Ancestor Portrait
Credit Line:Purchased from H. Kevorkian, 1922
Other Number:Getz 47 - Other Number

Description

Ancestor portrait. Two generations of officials and their wives (5th and 7th rank) in informal costume.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Exhibition of Oriental Art (12 Feb 1916) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Fernald, Helen E. 1922. Handbook of Chinese Paintings in the Collection of the Museum.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 44View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue] Getz, John. 1916. The University Museum Exhibition of Oriental Art.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 194 no.47View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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