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Title

Landscape


Artist

Zhao Zuo

China

circa 1570 - post 1633


About

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.


Details


Place where the work was made

China


Media category

Painting


Materials used

hanging scroll; ink and slight colour on paper


Dimensions

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.


Credit

Anonymous gift 1990


Location

Not on display


Accession number

447.1990


Artist information

Zhao Zuo

Works in the collection

1


Place

Where the work was made
China

Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history