Scholars gathering at the Western Garden
- Other titles:
- Elegant gathering in the Western Garden
- Place of origin
Kangxi 1662 - 1722 →
Qing dynasty 1644 - 1911 →
- Media category
- Materials used
- handscroll: ink and colour on silk
26.1 x 283.0cm image; 24.8 x 94.1cm calligraphy; 34.3 x 759.3cm
- Signature & date
- Signed and dated u.l. corner, in Chinese, inscribed in black ink "... done in the second month of the year of jiyou , of the reign of Kangxi."
Signed l.l., in Chinese, inscribed in black ink, "Xuechen, Gu Jianlong."
Signed l.l., in Chinese, stamped in red ink, "Gu Jianlong" above "Xuechen" [2 artist's seals].
- Purchased 1957
- Accession number
- Not on display
- Bibliography (2)
Jackie Menzies (Australia) (Author), Art of the Brush - Chinese & Japanese painting
calligraphy, Sydney, 1995, 8.
'Landscape Painting', The Asian Collections Art Gallery of New South Wales 2003, 2003, 147 (colour illus.). The colour illus. on page 147 is a detail of this work.
- Exhibition history (2)
Art of the brush, Art Gallery of New South Wales, 23 Sep 1995–12 Nov 1995.
Sparse shadows, flying pearls: a Japanese screen revealed, Queensland Art Gallery, 27 Aug 2005–27 Nov 2005.