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Title

Scholars gathering at the Western Garden

1705


Artist

Jianlong Gu

China

1606 - post 1686


Details


Other Title

Elegant gathering in the Western Garden


Place where the work was made

China


Date

1705


Media category

Painting


Materials used

handscroll: ink and colour on silk


Dimensions

24.8 x 94.1 cm calligraphy; 26.1 x 283.0 cm image; 34.3 x 759.3 cm painting


Signature & date

Signed and dated u.l. corner, in Chinese, inscribed in black ink "... done in the second month of the year of jiyou [1705], 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].


Credit

Purchased 1957


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9417


Artist information

Jianlong Gu

Works in the collection

5


Place

Where the work was made
China

Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Art of the Brush - Chinese & Japanese painting calligraphy, Sydney, 1995, 8.

The Asian Collections Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Landscape Painting', Sydney, 2003, 147 (colour illus.). The colour illus. on page 147 is a detail of this work.