Water Buffaloes, Zhang Hong (Chinese, 1577–after 1652), Handscroll; ink on paper, China

Water Buffaloes

Artist:
Zhang Hong (Chinese, 1577–after 1652)
Period:
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Date:
dated 1639
Culture:
China
Medium:
Handscroll; ink on paper
Dimensions:
10 3/4 x 173 23/32 in. (27.3 x 441.3 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Purchase, Bequest of Dorothy Graham Bennett, 1967
Accession Number:
67.6.2
Not on view
Signature: Inscriptions locations:
1. on smaller panel on right side of picture
2. on left side of smaller panel
3. (Artist's signature) on main panel, left end, first from right
4. on main panel, left end, 2nd from right
5. on main panel, left end, 3rd from right

Inscription: Colophon pasted on mount
[ Mi Chou Gallery , New York, until 1967; sold to MMA]