Slender bamboo at the edge of a cliff (Yanji xizhu tu)

Artist: Tan Zhirui 檀芝瑞 (late 13th-early 14th century)
Historical period(s)
Muromachi period, late 14th-early 15th century
Ink on paper
H x W: 63 x 33.5 cm (24 13/16 x 13 3/16 in)
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Hanging scroll (mounted on panel)

bamboo, Japan, kakemono, Muromachi period (1333 - 1573)
Provenance research underway.
Published References
  • Chung-kuo shu hua [Chinese Painting]. Taipei. vol. 3: p. 37.
  • Julia Murray. A Decade of Discovery: Selected Acquisitions 1970-1980. Exh. cat. Washington, 1979. cat. 47, p. 61.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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