Landscape after a couplet by Du Fu (712-770)

Artist: Liu Yu (1620-after 1689)
Patron: Sung Luo
Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, 1689
Ink on paper
H x W (image): 23.8 x 20.5 cm (9 3/8 x 8 1/16 in)
China, Nanjing
Credit Line
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Album, Painting

Album leaf

China, Du Fu (712-770), landscape, poems, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)

To 1963
Richard Bryant Hobart (1885-1963). [1]

Sale, New York, Parke-Bernet Galleries, The Richard Bryant Hobart Collection of Chinese Ceramics & Paintings, Part 2, December 12, 1969, lot 277: “Landscapes Inspired by T’ang Poems.” [2]

To 1987
Arthur M. Sackler (1913-1987), New York. [3]

From 1987
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Arthur M. Sackler, New York. [4]


[1] See object file S1987.227.1 for more details.

[2] See note 1.

[3] See note 1.

[4] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Parke-Bernet Galleries
Richard Bryant Hobart
Dr. Arthur M. Sackler 1913-1987

Published References
  • Sale Catalogue. New York, December 12, 1969. lot 277, p. 98.
  • et al. Asian Art in the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery: The Inaugural Gift. Washington, 1987. cat. 201, pp. 300-301.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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