Scenery on the Way to Hangzhou

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Artist: Liu Jue (1410-1472)
Historical period(s)
Ming dynasty, 1471
Ink on paper
H x W (image): 33.6 x 57.8 cm (13 1/4 x 22 3/4 in)
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view


China, landscape, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), travel
Provenance research underway.
Published References
  • Suzuki Kei. Chugoku kaiga sogo zuroku [Comprehensive Illustrated Catalog of Chinese Painting]. 5 vols., Tokyo, 1982-1983. vol. 1: p. 219.
  • Osvald Siren. Chinese Painting: Leading Masters and Principles. 7 vols., New York and London, 1956-1958. vol. IV and vol. VI: p. 126, pl. 139.
  • Hou-mei Sung Ishida. Wang Fu and the Formation of the Wu School. 2 vols. Ann Arbor. fig. 59.
  • Hai wai i chen [Chinese Art in Overseas Collections]. Taipei, 1985. vol. 1: cat. 105.
  • James Cahill. Parting at the Shore: Chinese Paintings of the Early and Middle Ming Dynasty, 1368-1580., 1st ed. New York. pl. 27.
  • Dr. John Alexander Pope, Thomas Lawton, Harold P. Stern. The Freer Gallery of Art. 2 vols., Washington and Tokyo, 1971-1972. cat. 66, vol. 1: p. 168.
  • Richard Edwards. The Field of Stones: A Study of the Art of Shen Chou (1427-1509). Oriental Studies Series, no. 5 Washington, 1962. pp. 4-6, 9-10, 90, pl. 5 B.
  • Chu Sheng-chai. Sheng-chai tu hua chi. Hong Kong. p. 18.
  • Chiang Chao-shen. Wen Cheng-ming hsin i yu Ming chun yeh i hou chi Su-Chou hua tan. vol. V, Summer 1971. pp. 40, 42.
  • Kathleen Yang. Through a Chinese Connoisseur's Eye: Private Notes of C.C. Wang. Beijing. p.340, fig.123.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
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