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Bamboo Studies

Artist:
Unidentified Artist
Artist:
After Wu Zhen (Chinese, 1280–1354)
Period:
Ming dynasty (1368–1644) (?)
Culture:
China
Medium:
Handscroll; ink on silk
Dimensions:
13 1/2 in. × 17 ft. 3 3/4 in. (34.3 × 527.7 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
John Stewart Kennedy Fund, 1913
Accession Number:
13.100.34
Not on view
Signature: Meidaoren

Inscription: On painting

Marking: Spurious seals of Wu Zhen

Seals: Meihua-an (relief, sq; C&W p. 515 no. 1); Jiaxing Wuzhen, Zhonggui shuhuazhi (intag. sq.; C&W 2)
The seals are different from C&W but with same legend.

Dated: 1352 [Zhizheng shiyinian, wuyüe, er ri]
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