Signature: Wu Changshuo
Dated 5th month of 1918
Artist's seals: 1. Seal of Wuzun (square, white characters)
2. Wu Changshuo (square, red characters)
3. Whiteness of a fox (square, red characters)
Artist's inscription; poem, four lines, six-character meter:
Boiling the water from the Xieyan and Youyen streams,
Sitting in meditation at Huchun and Shichun;
The old pine signifies long life.
A man out of the past is playing the qin.
Marking: Collectors' seals: Robert Hatfield Ellsworth