(Chinese, c. 1450-c. 1536)
Handscroll, ink and light color on paper
Overall: 31.9 x 244.5 cm (12 9/16 x 96 1/4 in.)
John L. Severance Fund 1964.94
This painting demonstrates Zhou Chen’s masterful skill in rendering impoverished people from his memories of figures in the street. It also bears an empathetic inscription to stir awareness of the poverty and suffering of the wretched souls.
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