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Blue Jay, Wisteria and River Trout

Asian Art

MEDIUM Hanging scroll, ink and color on paper
  • Place Made: China
  • DATES ca. 1960
    DIMENSIONS Image: 31 3/4 x 17 in. (80.6 x 43.2 cm)  (show scale)
    SIGNATURE Long single-line inscription on left edge is a two line poem which reads: "The return of theb ird causes the flower shade to move. The fish's movement makes a round cirvle in the wave." Chao-lin painted the purple wisteria. Ya-ch'en completed it and inscribed it.
    ACCESSION NUMBER 84.196.14
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Dr. and Mrs. John P. Lyden
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CAPTION Blue Jay, Wisteria and River Trout, ca. 1960. Hanging scroll, ink and color on paper, Image: 31 3/4 x 17 in. (80.6 x 43.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. John P. Lyden, 84.196.14. © artist or artist's estate (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 84.196.14.jpg)
    IMAGE overall, 84.196.14.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2005
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