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An image of Elegant gathering by ZHOU Yan

ZHOU Yan

(China 1832 – 1905)

Title
Elegant gathering
Place of origin
China
Year
1902
Media category
Painting
Materials used
fan painting; ink and colours on paper
Dimensions

19.5 x 52.5 cm

Credit
Gift of Dr. James Hayes 2011
Accession number
222.2011
Location
Not on display
Further information

Zhou Yan (1832-1905), a native of Fuchun in Zhejiang province, was a well known painter of the late 19th century. The painting, depicting the popular theme of scholars gathering, according to Zhou’s own inscription, was painted after the 19th century artist Gai Qi’s (1773-1828) brush model.

Asian Art Department, AGNSW, June 2011

Exhibition history (1)

One hundred flowers (2011), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 01 Sep 2011–15 Jan 2012