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Asian Art
Artist, attributed to: Jin Kan, Chinese, died 1703

Landscape

17th century

Hanging scroll: ink and color on silk

without mounting: 74 3/4 × 33 3/4 in. (189.9 × 85.7 cm)
with mounting: 122 × 41 in. (309.9 × 104.1 cm)
with rollers: 46 in. (116.8 cm)
Gift of T. Lawrason Riggs, B.A. 1910
1930.30
Geography: 
China
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Matsuki Bunkio (1867-1940), Boston, Mass.1915; received in exchange by Rev. T. Lawrason Riggs; gift in 1930 to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

George J. Lee, Selected Far Eastern Art in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 222, no. 430, ill.

Artists on Art: Observations by Yale Faculty on Selections from the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1999), 56–57, ill.

Susan B. Matheson, Art for Yale: A History of the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2001), 78, 80, fig. 67.

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.