Zhao Zuo was born in Huating (with the present day municipality of Shanghai) and became renowned for his literati style landscapes in the manner of his contemporary Dong Qichang.
Asian Art Department, AGNSW, August 1990.
Place where the work was made
Ming dynasty 1368 - 1644 → China
hanging scroll; ink and slight colour on paper
137.0 x 51.7 cm image; 234.0 x 72.0 cm scroll
Signature & date
Signed u.l., in Chinese, inscribed in black ink, "…Huating Zhaozuo". Signed u.l., in Chinese, stamped in red ink "Zhaozuo zhiyin [artist's seal]". Signed u.l., in Chinese, stamped in red ink "Wendu [artist's seal]". Not dated.
Anonymous gift 1990
Not on display
Where the work was made
Shown in 1 exhibition
Conversations through the Asian collections, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 25 Oct 2014–05 Sep 2015