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Asian Art
Artist: Qian Zai, Chinese, 1708–1793

Pomegranate Flowers

1787

Hanging scroll, ink and color on paper; with ivory rollers

without mounting: 48 1/2 × 12 in. (123.2 × 30.5 cm)
with mounting: 76 × 18 in. (193 × 45.7 cm)
Gift of Wango H.C. Weng
1967.81.3
Geography: 
China
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Weng Tonghe Collection

Bibliography: 

George J. Lee, Selected Far Eastern Art in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 233, no. 443, ill.

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