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Plum Blossoms

Artist:
Wen Zhi (Chinese, active mid-17th century)
Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Date:
dated 1670
Culture:
China
Medium:
Folding fan mounted as an album leaf; ink and color on gold paper
Dimensions:
6 1/2 x 19 3/4 in. (16.5 x 50.2 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
John Stewart Kennedy Fund, 1913
Accession Number:
13.100.91
Not on view
Signature: Inscription in six lines: poem in four lines followed by date and signature in two; dated winter of the year genxü/ 1550?? Wen Zhi of Yenmen

Three artist's seals

[per Marilyn Fu, 1974]

Inscription: Dated gengxü (1550?)
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