Seeking a Line of Poetry by a Spring Stream

Artist: Shen Zhou 沈周 (1427-1509)
Historical period(s)
Ming dynasty, ca. 1500
Ink and color on satin
H x W: 162 x 54.5 cm (63 3/4 x 21 7/16 in)
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Hanging scroll

bamboo, China, man, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), pine tree, poems, river, spring
Provenance research underway.
Published References
  • Fine Chinese Paintings and Calligraphy. New York, November 30, 1988. lot. 65, Sale 6718.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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