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Creator Nationality: Asian; Far East Asian; Chinese
Creator Dates/Places: Asia,East Asia,China
Creator Active Place: Asia,East Asia,China
Creator Name-CRT: Asia,East Asia,China
Title: Female Musicians Playing Before the Emperor
Title Type: preferred
View: left section
Creation Start Date: 1401
Creation End Date: 1433
Creation Date: Ming dynasty (1368-1644), early 15th century
Object Type: Paintings
Classification Term: Handscroll
Materials and Techniques: Handscroll, ink & colors on silk
Dimensions: 41.9 x 184.2 cm.16 1/2" h x 72 1/2" l
AMICA Contributor: The Art Institute of Chicago
Owner Location: Chicago, Illinois, USA
ID Number: 1950.1370
Credit Line: The Art Institute of Chicago, Kate S. Buckingham Endowment Fund
Subject Description: The orchestra, at the right, plays for an aristocratic gentleman and his entourage, arranged on and around the couch at the left.
Context: (trad. attr. to Zhou Wenju, 10th century)
AMICA ID: AIC_.1950.1370
AMICA Library Year: 1999
Media Metadata Rights:
Copyright The Art Institute of Chicago, 1999
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