Wu Li (Chinese, 1632-1718). <em>An Old Man Walking by a Stream, with Distant Mountains</em>, 1706. Ink and color on paper, image: 50 3/4 x 13 1/2 in. (128.9 x 34.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Asian Art Council, 1990.71 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1990.71_PS6.jpg)

An Old Man Walking by a Stream, with Distant Mountains

Artist:Wu Li

Medium: Ink and color on paper

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Dates:1706

Dimensions: image: 50 3/4 x 13 1/2 in. (128.9 x 34.3 cm) mount: 22 3/4 x 100 in. (57.8 x 254 cm)

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Museum Location: Scroll Shelving - Unit 37

Accession Number: 1990.71

Image: 1990.71_PS6.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Four colophons on the mounting brocade; one by Guo Ling (1767-1831), and one by Wu Rongguang (1759-1834). Landscape in the Ni Zan (1301-1374) style, depicting an old man walking by a stream in the middle ground, with a pavilion under trees and distant mountains in the background. Dated "A Winter month of the year bingxu (1706)." Condition: cracks in the painting, but stable.

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