Rain on Laurel Blossoms

Artist:
Xu Lin (Chinese, 1462–1548)
Period:
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Culture:
China
Medium:
Folding fan mounted as an album leaf; ink on gold-flecked paper
Dimensions:
6 3/8 x 19 in. (16.2 x 48.3 cm)
Classification:
Calligraphy
Credit Line:
Bequest of John M. Crawford Jr., 1988
Accession Number:
1989.363.66
Not on view
Signature: Signed, undated, one artist's seal

Marking: Collectors' seals:
John M. Crawford, Jr.
Unidentified, 3 seals
John M. Crawford Jr. , New York (by 1971–d. 1988; bequeathed to MMA)