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Rock, Tiger Lily and Orchid

Artist:
Zhao Wenchu (Chinese, 1595–1654)
Period:
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Date:
dated 1627
Culture:
China
Medium:
Hanging scroll; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 49 13/16 x 20 3/16 in. (126.5 x 51.3 cm) Overall: 98 1/2 x 26 1/2 in. (250.2 x 67.3 cm) Overall with knobs: 98 1/2 x 30 in. (250.2 x 76.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Bequest of John M. Crawford Jr., 1988
Accession Number:
1989.363.125
Not on view
Signature: Inscribed, one line in regular script; signed, dated 1627, five artist's seals

Inscription: Label: Zhu Rongzhue (dates unknown), one line in running script with one seal

Marking: Collectors' seals:
Zhu Rongzhue, 1 seal
John M. Crawford, Jr., 1 seal
Unidentified, 2 seals
John M. Crawford Jr. , New York (until d. 1988; bequeathed to MMA)
Indianapolis Museum of Art. "Views from Jade Terrace: Chinese Women Artists, 1300–1912," September 3, 1988–November 6, 1988.

Richmond. Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. "Views from Jade Terrace: Chinese Women Artists, 1300–1912," December 5, 1988–January 15, 1989.

Asian Art Museum of San Francisco. "Views from Jade Terrace: Chinese Women Artists, 1300–1912," February 13, 1989–April 2, 1989.

Washington DC. National Museum of Women in the Arts. "Views from Jade Terrace: Chinese Women Artists, 1300–1912," April 24, 1989–June 4, 1989.

Hong Kong Museum of Art. "Views from Jade Terrace: Chinese Women Artists, 1300–1912," June 29, 1989–August 27, 1989.

New York. China House Gallery. "Views from Jade Terrace: Chinese Women Artists, 1300–1912," October 5, 1989–December 2, 1989.

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