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Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
Artist: He Cheng, Chinese, ca. 1380–ca. 1470

Mountains in Clouds

mid-15th century

Hanging scroll: ink and color on silk

without mounting: 37 1/4 x 15 3/8 in. (94.6 x 39.1 cm) with mounting: 73 1/16 x 20 1/4 in. (185.6 x 51.4 cm) with rollers: 22 1/8 in. (56.2 cm)
Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., Class of 1913, Fund
2013.31.1a-b
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Classification: 
Paintings
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Beiyuzhai Collection (1993); Kaikodo, New York

Bibliography: 

Prof. Richard M. Barnhart, Mary Ann Rogers, and Richard Stanley-Baker, Painters of the Great Ming: The Imperial Court and the Zhe School, exh. cat. (Dallas: Dallas Museum of Art, 1993), 65, no. 20.

“Inaugural Exhibition and Sale of Chinese and Japanese Art,” Kaikodo Journal 7 (Spring 1996): 18, 180–81.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.