Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

album of flowers and landscapes
  • China
  • album of flowers and landscapes, 1800s–1900s
  • Where object was made: China
  • ink, color on paper
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: each leaf: 114 x 200 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: each leaf: 4 1/2 x 7 7/8 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 1969.0062
Description

Album of 20 leaves depicting flowers and landscapes.

1-5 are ink only. Subjects: 1) bamboo, 2) plums and rock, 3) chrysanthemum, 4) orchids, 5) tree, bamboo and rock.

6-20 are in ink and color. Subjects: 6) fisherman, 7) landscape with boats, 8) studio among flowering trees, 16) wine shop by water, 17) rocks, 18) bamboo and rocks, 19) landscape in moonlight, 20) temple in snow.