現代 謝稚柳 臨陳洪綬梅花禽石圖 鏡片 Blossoming Plum, Rock, and Birds, after Chen Hongshou
Xie Zhiliu (Chinese, 1910–1997)
Datable to the 1930s
Drawing mounted as a hanging scroll; ink on tracing paper
Overall: 55 x 20 11/16 in. (139.7 x 52.5 cm)
Gift of Sarah Shay, 2005
Not on view
This is among the largest of Xie's several traced copies of a composition by Chen Hongshou (1599–1652). He even copied Chen's inscription, which reads: "Shou painted this at Xiqiao [in Zhuji, Zhejiang province, Chen's hometown]."
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.