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River Landscape

Attributed to Chen Chun (Chinese, 1483–1544)
Ming (1368–1644) or Qing (1644–1911) dynasty
Handscroll; ink and color on paper
12 7/8 in. × 24 ft. 7 1/2 in. (32.7 × 750.6 cm)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1946
Accession Number:
Not on view
Signature: End of painting: Boyang shanren Daofu (signature of artist) followed by Wei Zhongnan xiung xi xie [painted in play for elder brother Zhongnan]; two seals of the artist; two seals of the artist

On mount preceding painting: Luo bi yenyün [as the brush is lowered, mist and clouds arise]; Goudaoren Cheng Sui ti (signature of Cheng Sui [ca. 1672]; two seals

Marking: Collectors' seals (at beginning of painting):
1. Xihuyüsou (unidentified)
2. Tusun geng yihou so dê; seal of Jin Tusun, after 1900
[ Mathias Komor , New York, until 1946; sold to MMA]
Indianapolis Museum of Art. "Treasures of the Metropolitan- Curator's Choice," October 23, 1970–January 3, 1971.

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