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Asian Art

Dynastic Histories Case

18th century

Walnut, 15 cases of various dimensions on two bases

19 × 20 × 9 1/2 in. (48.26 × 50.8 × 24.13 cm)
Gift in memory of Arthur F. and Mary C. Wright
1989.84.1a-z
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Classification: 
Furniture
Bibliography: 

David Ake Sensabaugh, The Scholar as Collector: Chinese Art at Yale, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2004), 36, 44, no. 52.

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.