Signature: Daqian, Zhang Yuan
Dated sixth month, 1946
Artist's inscription: Blue, yellow, red and white express pure benevolence. These lotuses resembling Buddha's expression, are offered with joy.
Artist's seals: 1. Zhang Yuan, man of Shu [Sichuan] (square, white characters)
2. Daqian (square, red characters)
Marking: Collectors' seals: 1. Robert Hatfield Ellsworth
2. Cherished collection (Alice) Boney (square, red characters)