Lady in a Garden

Artist: Wang Su (1794-1877)
Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, 19th century
Hanging scroll; ink and color on paper
H x W (image): 118.6 x 31.5 cm (46 11/16 x 12 3/8 in)
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Barbara Noel
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Hanging scroll

baimiao style, China, garden, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), woman

From 1948 to 1997
Barbara Noel, received as a gift in China in 1948 [1]

From 1997
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Barbara Noel, Washington, DC [2]


[1] Barbara Noel lived in East Asia for many years. She received the hanging scroll as a gift in China in 1948. See object file, Collections Management Office. Also see Curatorial Remark 2 in the object record.

[2] See note 1. Also see Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List after 1920 file, Collections Management Office.

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Mrs. Barbara Noel

Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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