Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Landscape: Eve of Mid-autumn

Unidentified Artist
After Wang Hui (Chinese, 1632–1717)
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
dated 1686
Hanging scroll; ink on paper
Image: 22 1/2 x 16 in. (57.2 x 40.6 cm) Overall with mounting: 72 x 21 5/8 in. (182.9 x 54.9 cm) Overall with knobs: 72 x 25 1/4 in. (182.9 x 64.1 cm)
Credit Line:
Bequest of John M. Crawford Jr., 1988
Accession Number:
Not on view
Signature: Inscribed, four lines in running script; signed, dated 1686, two artist's seals.

Inscription: Colophon: Yun Shouping (1633–1690), eleven lines in running script with two seals.

Marking: Collectors' seals:
Mr. Ye (date unknown), 2 seals
Wang Sun (date unknown), 1 seal
Unidentified, 4 seals
John M. Crawford Jr. , New York (until d. 1988; bequeathed to MMA)
Providence. Bell Gallery, List Art Center. "The Individualists: Chinese Painting and Calligraphy of the 17th Century from the Collection of John M. Crawford, Jr.," April 26, 1980–May 18, 1980.

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