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Eight Songs of the Xiao and Xiang Rivers

Wen Zhengming
(Chinese, 1470–1559)

Period: Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Culture: China
Medium: Album of eight painting leaves with facing sheets inscribed with poems, preceded by a four-sheet title piece; ink on paper
Dimensions: 8 1/4 x 7 3/4 in. (21.0 x 19.7 cm) (each album leaf); 8 1/4 x 16 7/8 in. (21.0 x 42.9 cm) (two double calligraphy leaves)
Classification: Paintings
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Earl Morse, 1972
Accession Number: 1972.278.9a–t

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