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Hanging scroll. Immortal. Li Tieguai. Painted in ink and colours on silk.
- Production date
Height: 111.25 centimetres
Width: 43.25 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- '7. A very fine example. Originally one of a pair.'
'Japanese (Fenollosa)' 'Yen Hwui' (unattributed annotations in the specially interleaved Japanese Study Room copy of Anderson 1886)
YPL 5 Nov 2019: Previously dated 14thC.
- 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).
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- Additional IDs
Asia painting number: Ch.Ptg.62 (Chinese Painting Number)