Poem on seeing off Adjutant Administrator Zhu in cursive script

Artist: Deng Shiru 鄧石如 (1743-1805)
Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, mid 18th-early 19th century
Hanging scroll; ink on paper
H x W (image): 125.4 x 42.1 cm (49 3/8 x 16 9/16 in)
Credit Line
Purchase — Regents' Collections Acquisition Program
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Hanging scroll

China, poems, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)
Provenance research underway.
Published References
  • Nakata Yujiro, Fu Shen. O-bei shuzo Chugoku hosho meiseki shu [Masterpieces of Chinese Calligraphy in American and European Collections]. 6 vols., Tokyo, 1981-1983. vol. 6: pl. 90.
  • Chin chih chia shu hua chi. vol. 2, no. 420, Taipei. no. 420, vol. 2.
  • Ni Yibin. Symbols, Art, and Language from the Land of the Dragon: The Cultural History of 100 Chinese Characters. London. p. 4.
  • Thomas Lawton, Joseph Chang, Stephen Allee. Brushing the Past: Later Chinese Calligraphy from the Gift of Robert Haftield Ellsworth. Exh. cat. Washington. p. 89.
  • Kathleen Yang. Through a Chinese Connoisseur's Eye: Private Notes of C.C. Wang. Beijing. p.341, fig.126.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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