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The Classic of Filial Piety

Li Gonglin
(Chinese, ca. 1041–1106)

Period: Northern Song dynasty (960–1127)
Date: ca. 1085
Culture: China
Medium: Three handscrolls: a) painting, ink on silk; b) colophons, ink on paper; c) modern copy preserving seventeenth century silk restorations, ink on paper and silk
Dimensions: Overall (a, painting): 8 5/8 x 187 1/4 in. (21.9 x 475.6 cm) Overall (b, colophons): 10 3/8 x 208 5/8 in. (26.4 x 529.9 cm) Overall (c, modern copy preserving seventeenth century silk restorations): 9 1/8 x 196 in. (23.2 x 497.8 cm)
Classification: Paintings
Credit Line: Ex coll.: C. C. Wang Family, From the P. Y. and Kinmay W. Tang Family Collection, Gift of Oscar L. Tang Family, 1996
Accession Number: 1996.479a–c

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