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Title

Painting: ancestor portrait

Description

One mounted ancestor portrait.

Source

Rewi Alley

Provenance

Gifted to Canterbury Museum by Alley on a visit to New Zealand in 1937. In 1949, loaned for exhibition to the poet William Hart-Smith (1911-1990), who worked in adult education in South Canterbury. Loaned to Margaret Garland (1903-1998) for an exhibition of Chinese art at The Architectural Centre Gallery, Wellington, and Auckland Art Gallery, in 1954.

Museum Ac. No.

E137.77F

Usage Rights

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Period

Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)

Citation

“Painting: ancestor portrait,” China, Art and Cultural Diplomacy, accessed August 23, 2017, http://rewialleyart.nz/items/show/1269.