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Wardrobe

Period:
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Date:
late 16th or early 17th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Wood with inlay of mother-of-pearl, amber, glass, ivory, and other materials
Dimensions:
H. 112 1/2 in. (285.8 cm); W. 62 3/8 in. (158.4 cm); D. 32 1/2 in. (82.6 cm)
Classification:
Furniture
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Albert H. Wiggin, 1951
Accession Number:
51.100.1a–f
Not on view
Mrs. Albert H. Wiggin , New York (until 1951; donated to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Chinese Painting, Masterpieces from the Permanent Collection," August 28, 2004–February 20, 2005.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Art of the Brush: Chinese Painting and Calligraphy," March 12, 2005–August 14, 2005.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Secular and Sacred: Scholars, Deities, and Immortals in Chinese Art," September 10, 2005–January 8, 2006.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Brush and Ink: The Chinese Art of Writing," September 2, 2006–January 21, 2007.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Journeys: Mapping the Earth and Mind in Chinese Art," February 10, 2007–August 26, 2007.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Bridging East and West: The Chinese Diaspora and Lin Yutang," September 15, 2007–February 10, 2008.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Anatomy of a Masterpiece: How to Read Chinese Paintings," March 1, 2008–August 10, 2008.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Landscapes Clear and Radiant: The Art of Wang Hui (1632–1717)," September 9, 2008–January 4, 2009.

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