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An image of Landscape by ZHANG Peidun

ZHANG Peidun

(China 1772 – 1846)

Title
Landscape
Place of origin
China
Period
Daoguang 1821 - 1850Qing dynasty 1644 - 1911 → China
Year
1844
Media category
Painting
Materials used
hanging scroll; ink and colour on silk
Dimensions

82.5 x 44.0 cm image; 174.5 x 70.5 cm scroll

Signature & date
Signed and dated., u.l.corner., in Chinese, inscribed in black ink "…in the autumn of the Jiachen (1844), Yanqiao, Dun." Signed, u.l.corner, in Chinese, stamped in red ink, "Yanqiao [artist's seal]".
Credit
Gift of Mr F. Storch 1993
Accession number
349.1994
Location
Lower Asian gallery
Further information

Zhang Peidun was born in Wu County (today's Jiangsu province), learnt painting from Zhai Dakun, was good at connoisseurship, calligraphy and painting. Zhang Peidun's painting was influenced by Shen zhou and Chen Daofu, his calligraphy style followed that of Wen Zhengming.

[Dictionary of the Chinese artists]

Exhibition history (1)

Conversations 2014, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 25 Oct 2014–05 Sep 2015