University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object TitleBamboo sketches
Object Number: C136
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Maker: Wu Chen
Period: Qing Dynasty (uncertain)
Date Made: Qing Dynasty
Early Date: 1644
Late Date: 1912
Section:Asian
Technique:Painted
Iconography:Bamboo
Credit Line:Purchased from M. Knoedler & Company, 1916
Other NumberGETZ 71 - Other Number

Description

Bamboo sketches. Scroll painting. Artist Wu Chen. Artist name and colophons and seals. The bottom portion of the original painting has been slightly cut-off(judging from the calligraphy which appears to be one character or two less and not in couplet style). Some are difficult to decipher.


Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Fernald, Helen E. 1922. Handbook of Chinese Paintings in the Collection of the Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: 56View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue] Getz, John. 1916. The Univesity Museum Exhibition of Oriental Art. : Page/Fig./Plate: 198 no.71View Objects cited in this Publication

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