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Portrait of a Qianlong Empress

Artist:
Unidentified Artist Chinese, 19th century
Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Hanging scroll; ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
Image: 72 3/4 × 43 1/8 in. (184.8 × 109.5 cm) Overall with mounting: 8 ft. 3 3/4 in. × 50 1/2 in. (253.4 × 128.3 cm) Overall with knobs: 8 ft. 3 3/4 in. × 54 1/2 in. (253.4 × 138.4 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1942
Accession Number:
42.141.10
Not on view
Inscription: "Shujia huang gui fei [a first-rank imperial lady]"
[ Roland Koscherak , New York, until 1942; sold to MMA]
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Portraits of the Court of China," November 27, 1942–February 28, 1943.

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