Two Glass Rod Panels Set in a Door

Object Name: 
Two Glass Rod Panels Set in a Door

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Object Name: 
Two Glass Rod Panels Set in a Door
Accession Number: 
2019.6.3 A
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 231.5 cm, W: 71 cm, D: 17 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1880-1930
Credit Line: 
Gift of Tracy Burke in memory of Dr. and Mrs. Gene E. Burke
Primary Description: 
Two Glass Rod Panels Set in a Door. Hot-worked glass, Chinese ink painting on paper. Two glass rod panels framed in black wood, mounted into red lacquer door, cut-paper figures, trees and landscapes in the manner of Chinese ink painting, sandwiched between diagonally assembled glass rods, protected on both sides by later-added plate glass. First panel shows two figures situated beneath a tree; one figure is holding a staff. Second panel shows three figures situated in front of a building with a fence and a tree.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Shi, A Mu Ruo, Former Collection
Xiangzuo, Zhang, Former Collection
Burke, Tracy, Source
2014
to
2019-07-08
Burke, Gene E. (American, 1929-2014), Former Collection
2014
Burke, Jean (American, 1934-2011), Former Collection
2011
Color: 
Inscription: 
阿木若士先生惠存 / 张襄佐赠
inscription
on first panel Translation: Gift for Mr. A Mu Ruo Shi from Mr. Zhang Xiangzuo
Turning Back the Clock: Nostalgic Mélange in Houston (1975) illustrated, fig. 1; BIB# 718682