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River Hamlet

Artist:
Unidentified Artist Chinese, 12th–13th century
Period:
Song dynasty (960–1279)
Date:
12th–13th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Fan mounted as an album leaf; ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
9 1/2 x 10 in. (24.1 x 25.4 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Bequest of John M. Crawford Jr., 1988
Accession Number:
1989.363.27
Not on view
Inscription: No artist’s inscription, signature, or seal

Collectors’ seals

Mu lin 沐璘 (15th c.)
黔寧府書畫印

Gu Luofu 顧洛阜 (John M. Crawford, Jr., 1913–1988)
顧洛阜
漢光閣

Unidentified
醉于姜心

Label strip

Unidentified artist, 1 column in clerical script, undated:

宋燕文貴江村圖

Colophon

Wang Duo 王鐸 (1592–1652), 2 columns in semi-cursive script, dated 1650:

燕大幀細潤高深,斯復娟娟老秀。庚寅十日,王鐸
John M. Crawford Jr. , New York (until d. 1988; bequeathed to MMA)
London. Victoria and Albert Museum. "Chinese Painting and Calligraphy from the Collection of John M. Crawford, Jr.," June 17, 1965–August 1, 1965.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Streams and Mountains without End: Landscape Traditions of China," August 26, 2017–January 6, 2019.

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