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Old Man and Children

Artist:
Meizhi
Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Hanging scroll; ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
30 1/16 x 12 3/8 in. (76.4 x 31.4 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Bequest of Katherine S. Dreier, 1952
Accession Number:
52.177.23
Not on view
Signature: Meizhi nü bi (lower right)

Seal (below)

Inscription: Inscribed "By Meizhi's woman's brush," Ming (1368–1644) or Qing dynasty (1644–1911) or possibly "Painted by Mei Zhinu"
Katherine Sophie Dreier , Milford, CT (until d. 1952; bequeathed to MMA)
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