Signature: Inscribed by the artist:
The mountain mists wind about and the roads
Recently I built a rush hut, narrow but still
With my own hands I planted pines and firs,
all old and large.
For a whole year I have not trodden the gates
and streets of the town.
In the winger of dingyu (1657), imitating Dazhi's (Huang Gongwang's) painting of "Autumn Mountains". Wang Jian
(Trans. Rodney Whitfield)
Artist's seal (before inscription): Wang Jian zhiyin (C.& W. p. 82, no. 13), after inscription.
Marking: Forged imperial seals:
Sanxitang; Neifu tushu (upper right)
Maoqindian jianding zhang (upper center)
Shiqü baoji; Jixia yiqing; Qianlong yuwan; Yizisun (upper left)
Ho Kunyü (early 19th century): Ho shi yu Yüansijia hualou zhiyin (upper right)
Dezhe baoji shuqüan jiuyüan; Ho Kunyü yin (lower right
Ho Yuanyu (early 19th century): Qüan pai bujia (upper right)
Duanqi Hoshi Quan socang yishi wuliang (lower right)
Qin Siyong (1828–1884): Liangqi Qin Siyong jian Shang zhenji (lower left)
Gushang Huang Jünyüan Zilin shi socang mingren zihua zhi zhang (lower left)