MS 7601 Painting of Mei (plum), Zu (bamboo), Ju (chrysanthemum), and Lan (orchid) in shallow pot

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7601
Creators:
ANONYMOUS
Dates:
undated
Languages:
Undetermined
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
The four flowers are specified as Si junzi (lit. four gentlemen), which are considered important motifs in Chinese ink painting.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 7601

Local Note
Local Note
Information from Huey-ing Jeng, museum inter from George Washington University, and Chang-su Houchins, of the Department of Anthropology.

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 7601, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History
Custodial History
Transferred to the archives by Chang-su Houchins, November 3, 1994.

Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
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Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
naa@si.edu
http://www.anthropology.si.edu/naa/