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明 倣林良 蘆鴨圖 軸
Ducks and Reeds

Artist:
After Lin Liang (Chinese, ca. 1416–1480)
Period:
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Culture:
China
Medium:
Hanging scroll; ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
Image: 61 5/8 × 34 5/8 in. (156.5 × 87.9 cm) Overall with mounting: 10 ft. 3/8 in. × 40 3/8 in. (305.8 × 102.6 cm) Overall with knobs: 10 ft. 3/8 in. × 44 1/2 in. (305.8 × 113 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
From the Collection of A. W. Bahr, Purchase, Fletcher Fund, 1947
Accession Number:
47.18.19
Not on view
One of the leading court painters of bird-and-flower painting, the Cantonese artist Lin Liang specialized in bold, expressive monochrome depictions of birds in the wild.
Signature: Signed: Lin Liang; seal: Yishan [hao of Ling Liang] tu shu [seal]

Inscription: Outside of mount: Ling Liang lu yen [Lin Liang reeds wild ducks]
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