University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: CG94-1-74
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Section:Asian
Materials:Paper
Technique:Block Printed
Polychrome
Iconography:Peach Tree
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1994

Description

Polychrome block print on paper depicting rocks and a branch of peach tree. Colors - blue, black, green, yellow. Illustration from the "Ten Bamboo Studio Manual of Calligraphy and Painting (Shizhuzhai shuhua pu)" a manual for artists, first printed circa 1633 by Hu Zhengyan (1582 - 1672).


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