- Museum number
Painting, hanging scroll. Three Chinese sages, seated by vat of wine. Ink on paper. Sealed. With inscribed paulownia storage box.
- Production date
Height: 146 centimetres (mount)
Height: 53.50 centimetres
Width: 105.50 centimetres (mount)
Width: 84.60 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- '1260. A copy.' (unattributed annotation in the specially interleaved Japanese Study Room copy of Anderson 1886)
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- 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).
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Asia painting number: Jap.Ptg.449 (Japanese Painting Number)