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現代 謝稚柳 臨陳洪綬梅花禽石圖 鏡片
Blossoming Plum, Rock, and Birds, 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: 55 x 20 11/16 in. (139.7 x 52.5 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Gift of Sarah Shay, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.411.86
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.

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