The Demon Expellers (Zhong Kui)

after Luo Ping, Chinese, 1733 - 1799

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possibly 20th century

Scroll; colored inks on paper

Overall: 104 1/2 × 14 in. (265.4 × 35.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Selections from the Peterson Collection, Gift of William Bingham, 2nd

P.942.2.7

Geography/Culture

Asia, East Asia, China

Period

20th century

Object Name

Watercolor

Classification

Watercolor

Not on view

Inscription

Signed: Luo Ping

Provenance

Collected by Dr. Frederick Peterson (1859-1938) (possibly in Japan), around 1910-1929; catalogued by Dr. Berthold Laufer in 1930; acquired by WIlliam Bingham II (1879-1955) in the 1930s [possibly at the time of Dr. Peterson's death in 1938]; on loan to the Princeton University Art Gallery, Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton, New Jersey, about 1938-1941; purchased by the Trustees of Princeton University from WIlliam Bingham II in 1941 with the stipulation that some of the paintings be distributed to Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire [stated in the Princeton University Deed of Gift, the collection should be officially designated as "Selections from the Peterson Collection, Gift of WIlliam Bingham, 2nd"]; given to present collection, 1942.

Old Number

Laufer no. 171.

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