Two Poems, Unidentified Artist Chinese, Handscroll; ink on paper, China

Two Poems

Artist:
Unidentified Artist Chinese
Artist:
Copy after Zhang Yu (Chinese, 1283–1350)
Period:
Yuan dynasty (1271–1368)
Culture:
China
Medium:
Handscroll; ink on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 11 3/4 x 63 in. (29.8 x 160 cm)
Overall with mounting: 12 1/16 x 192 9/16 in. (30.6 x 489.1 cm)
Classification:
Calligraphy
Credit Line:
Bequest of John M. Crawford Jr., 1988
Accession Number:
1989.363.34
Not on view
Signature: Signed, undated, two artist's seals.

Inscription: Frontispiece:
Zhang Daqian (1899–1983), 4 characters in large running script, 6 lines in running script (dated 1962) with 2 seals.

Label: Yi An (dates unknown), 1 line in regular script.

Marking: Collectors' seals:
Liang Zhangzhu (1775–1849), 1 seal
Hengxun, 1 seal
John M. Crawford, Jr., 3 seals
John M. Crawford Jr. , New York (by 1971–d. 1988; bequeathed to MMA)