Four Birds on Wild Grasses

Unidentified maker, Chinese, 1644 - 1911
Unknown Chinese, Chinese


Qing Dynasty, Qian-long Period, 1736-1795

Album leaf; colored inks and wash on silk

Mount: 13 7/8 × 13 7/8 in. (35.2 × 35.2 cm)

Image: 8 7/8 × 8 7/8 in. (22.5 × 22.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Dorothy Marion Levitt Beskind and D. Herbert Beskind, Class of 1936



Place Made: China, East Asia, Asia



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Not signed.

Course History

Art History 34.02, Asian Societies, Cultures and Languages 62.03, Chinese Painting, Ziliang (Alex) Liu, Spring 2023

Exhibition History

Chinese Art from the College Collection, Barrows Print Room, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 30-September 4, 1978.


Dorothy Marion Levitt Beskind (1917-2014) and David Herbert Beskind (1915-2015), Class of 1936, New York, New York; given to present collection, 1958.

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