Narcissus and Wintersweet

Artist: Copy after Qiu Ying ไป‡่‹ฑ (ca. 1494-1552)
Historical period(s)
Ming dynasty, after 1547
Ink and color on paper
H x W (image): 49.8 ร— 24.8 cm (19 5/8 ร— 9 3/4 in)
Credit Line
Purchase โ€” Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Hanging scroll (mounted on panel)

China, flower, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)
Provenance research underway.
Published References
  • Stephen Little. The Demon Queller and the Art of Qiu Ying (Ch'iu Ying). vol. 46, no. 1/2 Washington and Zurich. fig. 56.
  • James Cahill. Chung-hua ming-hua. no. 29, Shanghai. .
  • James Cahill. Collecting Paintings in China. vol. 37, April 1963. pp. 66-72.
  • Where the Truth Lies: The Art of Qiu Ying. Exh. cat. Los Angeles and Munich, Germany. p. 115, fig. 29.
  • "ๆ˜Ž็•ซๅ…จ้›† /." The Complete Works of the Ming Dynasty [Ming hua quan ji]. vol. 20, Hangzhou, China. pp. 260-265, fig. 42.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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