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2004.19.4 - Peonies

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Object Typehanging scroll ArtistEmpress Dowager Cixi Date Made1905

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Object Typehanging scroll ArtistEmpress Dowager Cixi Date Made1905
Accession Number 2004.19.4 Title Peonies Alternate Title Tree Peony Category paintings Object Type hanging scroll Artist Empress Dowager Cixi Date Made 1905 Place Made China Culture Chinese Period Qing 20th century Materials ink and colour on silk Measurements sheet: 228.6 cm x 76.7 cm; image: 118 cm x 61.7 cm Description A hanging scroll painting of branches of peony flowers. Inscriptions and Colophons Inscribed by the Empress Cixi and impressed with 4 seals of the artist. Credit Line Gift of Sandy and Cécile Mactaggart
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"2004.19.4 - Peonies, Mactaggart Art Collection." University of Alberta Museums Search Site, https://search.museums.ualberta.ca/21-19069. Accessed 28 Jun. 2022.

Publications

Publication Type Publication
Author Vollmer, John and Jacqueline Simcox
Title Emblems of Empire: Selections from the Mactaggart Art Collection
Publication Date 2009