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Jade Mountain Illustrating the Gathering of Scholars at the Lanting Pavillion

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Unknown

Date

1784

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G210
Jade Mountain Illustrating the Gathering of Scholars at the Lanting Pavillion, Unknown
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Jade (Do Not Use) | Light green jade
Size: 22 1/2 × 38 3/8 in., 640 lb. (57.15 × 97.47 × 290.3 cm)
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: 18th century, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period, Qianlong reign 1736-95
Inscriptions: Inscriptions, seals Seal of Emperor Qianlong on one side, seal referring to the eightieth year of the Emperor Qianlong on the opposite side(1784)
Physical Description: Carved from pale gray-green stone with cloudy white mottling and black and brown rivering throughout, the mountain landscape with high rising peaks and numerous figures and pavillions amid foliage on both sides, with the seal of the Emperor Qianlong above
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John R. Van Derlip Fund and Gift of the Thomas Barlow Walker Foundation
Accession Number: 92.103.13
Artist: Unknown
Role: Artist
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009