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Asian Art

Portrait of Du Yan, from the set Five Old Men of Suiyang

before 1056

Album leaf, ink and color on silk

without mounting: 15 7/8 x 12 3/8 in. (40.3 x 31.4 cm) with mounting: 24 x 18 7/8 in. (61 x 47.9 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1953.27.12
Geography: 
China
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Song Dynasty (960–1279)
Classification: 
Paintings
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

George J. Lee, Selected Far Eastern Art in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 45, no. 69, ill.

Mimi Gardner Gates, The Communion of Scholars: Chinese Art at Yale, exh. cat. (New York: China House Gallery, 1982), 98–100, no. 44, ill.

Handbook of the Collections, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 296, ill.

David Ake Sensabaugh, The Scholar as Collector: Chinese Art at Yale, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2004), 24–25, 44, no. 39, fig. 17.

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.

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