Signature: Semi-bald old man, Zhao Yunhe
Dated Duanwu Festival [5th day of the 5th month] 1939
Artist's inscription; poem, four lines, seven-character meter:
A masterpiece can be produced with only a few strokes.
Every detail is not needed to have a fine painting.
Like an unadorned beauty,
Standing in the cool light of the new moon.
Artist's seal: Laohe (rectangular, red characters)
Marking: Collectors' seals: Robert Hatfield Ellsworth