One of a pair of “Door Guardian” prints. This one portraying Yuzhi Gong. Also see FSC-GR-627 for a portrayal of Jin Qiong.

Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, Ca. 1900
Ink and color on paper
H x W: 107.6 x 58.7 cm (42 3/8 x 23 1/8 in)
China, Hebei or Shanxi province
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Lu Fang
Freer Gallery of Art Study Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Woodblock print

battle, China, dragon, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), warrior

To 1994
Mr. Lu Fang, Hangzhou, China. [1]

From 1994
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Mr. Lu Fang, Hangzhou, China. [2]


[1] See Curatorial Remark 2 in the object record.

[2] See Deed of Gift, object file, Collections Management Office.

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Mr. Lu Fang

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

Usage Conditions Apply

There are restrictions for re-using this image. For more information, visit the Smithsonian's Terms of Use page.

The information presented on this website may be revised and updated at any time as ongoing research progresses or as otherwise warranted. Pending any such revisions and updates, information on this site may be incomplete or inaccurate or may contain typographical errors. Neither the Smithsonian nor its regents, officers, employees, or agents make any representations about the accuracy, reliability, completeness, or timeliness of the information on the site. Use this site and the information provided on it subject to your own judgment. The Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery welcome information that would augment or clarify the ownership history of objects in their collections.