Asian Art
Artist: Lu Zhi

A Poem on Falling Flowers in Running Script (xingshu)

active 16th century

Fan mounted as an album leaf, ink on gold paper

without mounting: 7 1/16 x 20 1/4 in. (18 x 51.5 cm) with mounting: 23 1/4 x 24 1/8 in. (59 x 61.3 cm) framed: 26 3/4 x 28 1/4 in. (68 x 71.8 cm)
Gift of H. Christopher Luce, B.A. 1972
1986.141.7
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Classification: 
Calligraphy
Geography: 
China
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Sotheby's sale #5523 "Ma Yuan", December 4 1986; lot #34

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