FMNH 116100.8

  • 116100: silk painting

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    Description: Scuffle of the Blind Musicians. One of 12 paintings on silk by Han yao-sun. Pigment, silk painting. Exhibit label text: A company of blind musicians have a lively dispute over the division of the coins collected by them during the day's work...pieces of broken cane, umbrella and scale, rags and shoes flying, abacus smashed to pieces, balls scattered to the ground.
  • 116100: Shuffle of the Blind Musicians

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    Description: The Tribute Lion, painting in colors on silk. Live lions were frequently sent as gifts to the Chinese court by the kings of Persia and portrayed by Chinese artists. A Chinese emperor examines a lion presented to him by another man. By Han Yao-sun, "in the style of masters of the Yuan period." One of 12 paintings on silk by Han yao-sun.
  • 116100: Poet Li Po, Inscription legend

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    Description: Poet Li Po, inscription legend on picture. A thousand days of intoxication won him glory for ten thousand years. pigment, silk. 1 of 12 paintings on silk by Han yao-sun.
  • Scanner: Keri Jakubowski
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    Description: scan of annotated catalog card
Catalog Number: 116100.8
Description: paintings in album
Materials: pigment, silk
Cultural Attribution: Han Chinese
Locality: Asia, China, Beijing, Beijing - Peking
Accession Number: [1114] Blackstone Chinese and Tibetan Expedition - 1908-1910 (Expedition)
Accession Year: 1910
Continent: Asia
Country: China
Province/State: Beijing
City/Town: Beijing - Peking
Collector/Source: Blackstone Chinese and Tibetan Expedition - 1908-1910, B. Laufer : Field Museum of Natural History
IRN: 1352665
GUID: 3d545e75-2cfc-455b-843a-26e2de12f535