Seeking a Line of Poetry by a Spring Stream

Maker(s)
Artist: Shen Zhou 沈周 (1427-1509)
Historical period(s)
Ming dynasty, ca. 1500
Medium
Ink and color on satin
Dimensions
H x W: 162 x 54.5 cm (63 3/4 x 21 7/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1989.3
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Hanging scroll

Keywords
bamboo, China, man, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), pine tree, poems, river, spring, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
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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