Journey to Shu

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

    16th-17th century
  • Geography

  • Material

    Ink and color on silk
  • Dimension

    H x W (painting): 54.9 x 183.2 cm (21 5/8 x 72 1/8 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Artist

    Traditionally attributed to Qiu Ying 仇英 (ca. 1494-1552)
  • Calligrapher

    Wen Zhengming 文徵明 (1470-1559)
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Painting with Words: Gentlemen Artists of the Ming Dynasty (April 16 to July 24, 2016)
    Tales of the Brush: Chinese Painting with Literary Themes (February 9 to July 27, 2008)
    Tales of the Brush: Literary Masterpieces in Chinese Painting (July 28, 2007 to January 13, 2008)
    Masterpieces of Chinese Painting (II) (May 9 to December 6, 1993)
  • Origin

  • Credit Line

    Purchase — funds provided by the B.Y. Lam Foundation Fund
  • Type

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