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Title

Scholar seated in his garden

1757

Artist

Jin Tingbiao

China

- 1767

  • Details

    Place where the work was made
    China
    Period
    Qianlong 1736 - 1795 Qing dynasty 1644 - 1911 → China
    Date
    1757
    Media categories
    Scroll , Painting
    Materials used
    hanging scroll; ink on silk
    Dimensions
    93.0 x 50.5 cm
    Credit
    Anonymous gift 1993
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    403.1993
    Copyright

    Reproduction requests

    Artist information
    Jin Tingbiao

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    'JIN Tingbiao, an artist much favored by the Qianlong emperor, was active in the Painting Academy the decade before his death in 1767. He was among the best figure painters of the Academy, excelling in historical and genre themes, although he also painted landscape, birds, and flowers.'

    Excerpt from 'The Eight Dynasty of Chinese Painting', pg.263.

  • Places

    Where the work was made

    China