Xiao Yuncong / Album of Seasonal Landscapes: Walking West of the River (No. 7) / 1668Xiao Yuncong
Album of Seasonal Landscapes: Walking West of the River (No. 7)

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Creator Name: Xiao Yuncong
Creator Nationality: Chinese
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: 1596 - 1673
Gender: M
Creator Name-CRT: Xiao Yuncong
Title: Album of Seasonal Landscapes: Walking West of the River (No. 7)
Title Type: Primary
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1668
Creation End Date: 1668
Creation Date: 1668
Object Type: Paintings
Classification Term: Painting
Materials and Techniques: album leaf, ink and light color on paper
Dimensions: Overall: 21cm x 15.8cm
Inscriptions: Artist's insciption, signature, and 8 seals.G.Only at the moutain top are there pines, at the water's edge, bamboo.Old men from the country often come here to spend the night in the fog.The hectic pace of worldly affairs is no more to me than drifting clouds;My universe does not extend beyond my thatched hut.What could be better than to grab a walking stick and head to the west of the river,Striving to write a new poem that will tease the common crowd.Yün-ts'ung [seal] Hsiao Yün-ts'ung9 addtional seals: 2 of Ch'en I-hsi (1646-1709); 4 of Li Yün-ho (act. mid-19th c.); 3 unidentified.
AMICA Contributor: The Cleveland Museum of Art
Owner Location: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
ID Number: 1955.302.7
Credit Line: John L. Severance Fund
Rights: http://www.clemusart.com/museum/disclaim2.html
Provenance: Wu Hu-fan; Frank Caro
AMICA ID: CMA_.1955.302.7
AMICA Library Year: 2002
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