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Asian Art
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Artist: Li Kuchan, Chinese, 1898–1983

Two Birds under Banana and Bamboo

1980

Hanging scroll, ink and color on paper

without mounting: 26 1/2 × 18 in. (67.31 × 45.72 cm)
with mounting: 67 3/4 × 23 3/8 in. (172.09 × 59.37 cm)
with rollers: 26 1/8 in. (66.36 cm)
Mary Griggs Burke Collection, Gift of the Mary and Jackson Burke Foundation
2015.107.14
Geography: 
China
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
People’s Republic of China (1949–present)
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Mary Griggs Burke (1916–2012), New York; bequeathed to the Mary and Jackson Burke Foundation, New York, 2012; given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2015

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2015–June 30, 2016,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2016.pdf (accessed December 1, 2016).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.