現代 謝稚柳 人物舟楫臨本 鏡片 Figure Studies, Two Figures in a Boat
Xie Zhiliu (Chinese, 1910–1997)
Datable to the 1930s?
Drawing; ink on transparent paper
Overall: 10 3/16 x 11 1/8 in. (25.8 x 28.2 cm)
Gift of Sarah Shay, 2005
Rights and Reproduction:
Estate of Xie Zhiliu
Not on view
Here, Xie has created a pictorial lexicon of figure types by tracing images from earlier sources. This method of grouping similar motifs closely resembles the organizational approach of the famous seventeenth-century Mustard Seed Garden Painting Manual.
Sarah Shay , Arlington, VA (until 2005; donated to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Mastering the Art of Chinese Painting: Xie Zhiliu (1910–1997)," February 2, 2010–August 1, 2010.