Lady Among Bamboo and Plum Artist: Unknown

14th century

Asian Art

Not on view


Round fan mounted as an album leaf, ink and color on silk


9 × 8 3/4 in. (22.86 × 22.23 cm)
framed: 14 1/2 × 13 in. (36.83 × 33.02 cm)

Credit Line

Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore

Accession Number



Yuan dynasty (1279–1368)


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Ton-ying and Company, (????) Paris and New York; sold to Mrs. William H. Moore (Ada Small Moore,1858–1955), New York, 1926; given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1952

  • Masterpieces of Yuan, Ming, and Qing Dynasties Collected Overseas (Hangzhou, China: Zhejiang da xue chu ban she, 2011).
  • Handbook of the Collections, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 297, ill.
  • Mimi Gardner Gates, The Communion of Scholars: Chinese Art at Yale, exh. cat. (New York: China House Gallery, 1982), 102–103, no. 46, ill.
  • George J. Lee, Selected Far Eastern Art in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 48–49, no. 74, ill.

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Object/Work type



bamboo plum woman


Seven seals on painting: 3 along right edge are trimmed and undecipherable; Per Moore catalogue 3 seals of Geng Zhaozhong; 1 more seal cut off. 1 seal removed from right edge, large seal removed from top.\r\nSeal on mounting: Mrs. William H. Moore (collector)

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