Asian Art
Artist: Wen Zhenmeng, Chinese, 1574–1636

Poem in Running Script (xingshu)

Early 17th century

Fan mounted as an album leaf, ink on gold paper

without mounting: 6 7/8 x 19 3/4 in. (17.463 x 50.165 cm) with mounting: 12 5/8 x 24 5/8 in. (32.068 x 62.548 cm)
Gift of H. Christopher Luce, B.A. 1972
1986.141.6
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Classification: 
Calligraphy
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

bought at auction 12/30/84 (as per K. Luce)

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