An image of Scholar seated in his garden

Jin Tingbiao

(China  – 1767)

Scholar seated in his garden

Location
Not on display
Further information

'JIN Tingbiao, an artist much favored by the Qianlong emperor, was active in the Painting Academy the decade before his death in 1767. He was among the best figure painters of the Academy, excelling in historical and genre themes, although he also painted landscape, birds, and flowers.'

Excerpt from 'The Eight Dynasty of Chinese Painting', pg.263.

Place of origin
China
Period
China: Qing dynasty 1644–1911, Qianlong 1736–1795
Year
1757
Media
Painting
Medium
hanging scroll; ink on silk
Dimensions
93.0 x 50.5 cm
Credit
Anonymous gift 1993
Accession number
403.1993