- Museum number
Painting, album leaf. Lao Zi with scroll. Ink and colour on silk.
- Production date
Height: 16.75 inches
Width: 11.37 inches
- Curator's comments
- In set with 1881,1210,0.2377-2380
In set with 1881,1210,0.2382-2395
5. Scroll-genius,by Ko-zan.' (unattributed annotations 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.2779 (Japanese Painting Number)