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Fan Print

Object Number:35-5-94
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
Lake
Mountain
Pavilion
Rock
Trees
houses
Valley
Inscription Language:Chinese Language
Credit Line:Purchased from S. Matsumoto, 1935

Description

Chinese woodblock print. Landscape on a fan. A lake from which mountains rise at the back; pavilion on a point of rock; trees and two houses in the valley at the right. Poem at lower left. Blue, grey and brown. 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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