Cloudy Mountains

Cloudy Mountains



Mi Youren 米友仁

(Chinese, 1072-1151)

Handscroll, ink and color on silk

Image: 43.7 x 192.6 cm (17 3/16 x 75 13/16 in.); Overall: 45.5 x 646.8 cm (17 15/16 x 254 5/8 in.)

Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund 1933.220



Artist's inscription:
Innumerable are the wonderful mountain peaks which join the end of the sky,
Clear or cloudy, day or night, the misty atmosphere is lovely.
To make known that the gentleman has been here,
I am leaving traces of my playful brush at your house.

Gengxu year [1130, fourth year of the Jianyan era], done at Xingchang. Yuanhui [seal] Yuanhui shih.

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