painting / hanging scroll
Hanging scroll. Dongfang Shuo. Ink and colours on silk. According to the catalogue, seal.
- 15thC (?)
- Height: 47.25 inches
- Width: 21 inches
'111. One seal is (Jap. Sho-ku-shi Sui-an), but is not a genuine seal.' (unattributed annotation in the specially interleaved Japanese Study Room copy of Anderson 1886)
The collection of over 2,000 Japanese and Chinese paintings assembled by Prof. William Anderson during his residency in Japan, 1873-1880, was acquired by the Museum in 1881. The items were not listed in the register, but rather were published separately as the 'Descriptive and Historical Catalogue of a Collection of Japanese and Chinese Paintings in the British Museum' (Longmans & Co, 1886).
- Ch.Ptg.303 (Chinese Painting Number)
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