Breaking Waves and Autumn Winds

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Artist: Follower of Dai Jin (1388-1462)
Historical period(s)
Ming dynasty, early 16th century
Ink on paper
H x W (image): 29.9 x 1112.9 cm (11 3/4 x 438 1/8 in)
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view


autumn, China, landscape, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), river, wind

To 1924
K. Hayasaki, to 1924 [1]

From 1924
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from K. Hayasaki in 1924 [2]


[1] Object file, folder sheet note.

[2] See note 1. Also see Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List file, Collections Management Office.

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

K. Hayasaki

Published References
  • Nicole Vandier-Nicolas. Chinese Painting: Expression of a Civilization. New York. figs. 154-155.
  • C.C. Wang. Introduction to Chinese Painting. vol. 2 Honolulu. after p. 22, fig. 5.
  • Hugo Munsterberg. A Short History of Chinese Art. New York, 1949. pl. 46.
  • Everard M. Upjohn, Paul S. Wingert, Jane G. Mahler. History of World Art. New York. fig. 588.
  • William Cohn. Chinese Painting. London and New York. pls. 173-174.
  • Ludwig Bachhofer. A Short History of Chinese Art. New York. pl. 123.
  • untitled article. Washington, July 29, 1934. .
  • Osvald Siren. A History of Later Chinese Painting. 2 vols., London. vol. 1, pl. 30.
  • Hugo Munsterberg. The Landscape Painting of China and Japan., 1st ed. Rutland, Vermont. pls. 58-59.
  • Osvald Siren. Chinese Painting: Leading Masters and Principles. 7 vols., New York and London, 1956-1958. vol. 6: pl. 151.
  • Suzuki Kei. Chugoku kaiga sogo zuroku [Comprehensive Illustrated Catalog of Chinese Painting]. 5 vols., Tokyo, 1982-1983. vol. 1: pp. 198-199.
  • Osvald Siren. Chinese Paintings in American Collections. Annales du Musee Guimet. Bibliotheque d'art. Nouvelle serie. II Paris and Brussels, 1927-1928. pl. 141.
  • Grace Dunham Guest, Archibald Gibson Wenley. Annotated Outlines of the History of Chinese Arts. Washington, 1949. p. 17.
  • Peter C. Swann. Chinese Painting. Paris. pp. 106-107.
  • Dagny Carter. China Magnificent: 5000 Years of Chinese Art. New York. p. 175.
  • Dagny Carter. Four Thousand Years of China's Art. New York. p. 274, figs. a, b.
  • Unknown title. vol. 2, no. 12 Amsterdam. p. 308.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
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