Buddha's Hand Citron

image for Buddha's Hand Citron
Previous custodian or owner
Wang Fangyu (1913-1997)
Sum Wai (1918 - 1996)
Shao F. Wang
Provenance
To 1997
Wang Fangyu (1913-1997) and Sum Wai (1918-1996), to 1997 [1]
To 1998
Shao F. Wang, New York and Short Hills, NJ, by descent, to 1998 [2]
From 1998
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Shao F. Wang in 1998
Notes:
[1] According to Curatorial Note 3, Joseph Chang and Stephen D. Allee, May 7, 1998, and Joseph Chang and Stephen D. Allee, August 18, 1998, in the object record.
[2] See note 1.
Artist
Bada Shanren 八大山人 (朱耷) (1626-1705)
Credit Line
Bequest from the collection of Wang Fangyu and Sum Wai, donated in their memory by Mr. Shao F. Wang.
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1692
Period
Qing dynasty
Accession Number
F1998.56.2
Topic
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)
China
Chinese Art
citron
Shao F. Wang collection
WWII-era provenance
Origin
China
Medium
Ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (image): 22.7 x 28.6 cm (8 15/16 x 11 1/4 in)
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Type
Album
Painting