Image: 11 7/16 x 59 1/8 in. (29.1 x 150.2 cm)
Overall with mounting: 11 7/8 x 289 9/16 in. (30.2 x 735.5 cm)
Bequest of John M. Crawford Jr., 1988
Not on view
Signature: Inscription: The moon sinks in the fourth watch, paper windows seem transparent; Stirring from wine, I prop my head and read awhile. High thoughts, I force myself but can't help it; Ten stalks, still green in winter, case profuse shadows. [Trans. Marc F. Wilson/ Kuan S. Wong]
Marking: Ho Guanwu (20th century) John M. Crawford, Jr. Unidentified, 1 seal
John M. Crawford Jr. , New York (until d. 1988; bequeathed to MMA)
London. Victoria and Albert Museum. "Chinese Painting and Calligraphy from the Collection of John M. Crawford, Jr.," June 17, 1965–August 1, 1965.
New York. China Institute in America. "Bamboo Carvings in China," March 16, 1983–May 29, 1983.