Assembled Blessings

Style of Giuseppe Castiglione (Lang Shining), Italian, 1688 - 1766

Geography:
Made in China, Asia

Period:
Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)

Date:
Late 19th - early 20th century

Medium:
Hanging scroll, framed; ink and color on silk

Dimensions:
Painting: 64 9/16 × 30 1/2 inches (164 × 77.5 cm) Frame: 82 x 41 3/4 inches (208.3 x 106 cm)

Curatorial Department:
East Asian Art

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:
1944-20-866

Credit Line:
Gift of Major General and Mrs. William Crozier, 1944

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Label:
The "assembled blessings" depicted include such auspicious omens as lotus pods with joined stems and double millet heads, which represent symbols of fertility and abundance.