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現代 謝稚柳 臨陳洪綬竹石幽禽圖 鏡片
Rock, Bamboo, and Bird on a Branch, after Chen Hongshou

Artist:
Xie Zhiliu (Chinese, 1910–1997)
Date:
Datable to the 1930s
Culture:
China
Medium:
Drawing mounted as a hanging scroll; ink on tracing paper
Dimensions:
Overall: 43 5/8 x 20 1/2 in. (110.8 x 52 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Gift of Sarah Shay, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.411.79
Not on view
The jagged contours of the rock, triangular fallen leaves, and gnarled branches are all hallmarks of the stylized manner of Chen Hongshou (1599–1652) whose signature in the upper right corner Xie has also copied.
Sarah Shay , Arlington, VA (until 2005; donated to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Mastering the Art of Chinese Painting: Xie Zhiliu (1910–1997)," February 2, 2010–August 1, 2010.

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