Image: 60 7/8 x 21 1/2 in. (154.6 x 54.6 cm)
Overall with mounting: 105 3/4 x 28 1/4 in. (268.6 x 71.8 cm)
Overall with knobs: 105 3/4 x 32 1/4 in. (268.6 x 81.9 cm)
Gift of Douglas Dillon, 1979
Not on view
Signature: Poem written in kaishu style in seven lines of seven characters; Imperial references appear to the left of the scroll: "This commemoration of a feast of wheat cakes imperially bestowed on officials at the Noon Gate of the Forbidden City in Peking".
Douglas Dillon , New York (until 1979; donated to MMA)
Artist: Dong Qichang (Chinese, 1555–1636)Date: 17th century, probably after 1625Medium: Album of eight paintings and eight calligraphies; ink, gold and color on gold-flecked paperAccession: 1989.372a–hOn view in:Gallery 213