University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 35-5-95
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: Qing Dynasty
Date Made: 1679-1870
Early Date: 1679
Late Date: 1870
Section:Asian
Materials:Paper
Ink
Technique:Woodblock Printed
Iconography:Landscape
Human Figures
Rock
Pine Trees
Bridge
Valley
Credit Line:Purchased from S. Matsumoto, 1935
Other NumberCG94-1-67 - Found in Collection Number

Description

Woodblock print. Landscape on a fan. Probably scenery of the Pic du midi. 2 little figures sitting on a rock in the foreground; pine trees and bridge over mountain torrent at right foreground; valley wreathed in white mist. 3 lines of inscription at upper left. Blue and grey. Illustration from "Studio of the Mustard Seed Garden" a manual for artists, first printed in 1679. Prints 35-5-1 to 35-5-95 are from an edition printed before 1870.


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