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Mynah Bird and Bamboo

After Zhao Yong (Chinese, 1289–after 1360)
Yuan dynasty (1271–1368)
dated 1349
Hanging scroll; ink on paper
Image: 45 x 14 7/8 in. (114.3 x 37.8 cm) Overall with mounting: 83 1/2 x 20 3/8 in. (212.1 x 51.8 cm) Overall with knobs: 83 1/2 x 23 in. (212.1 x 58.4 cm)
Credit Line:
Bequest of John M. Crawford Jr., 1988
Accession Number:
Not on view
Signature: Inscribed, one line in running script; signed, dated 1349, two artist's seals

Inscription: Colophons:
Li Zhigang (1358–1427), 4 lines in running script with 2 seals

Marking: Collectors' seals:
Zhang Daqian (1899–1983), 2 seals
John M. Crawford, Jr., 1 seal
Unidentified, 2 seals
John M. Crawford Jr. , New York (until d. 1988; bequeathed to MMA)
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