Jan 13, 2010
Dec 9, 2009
Jan 13, 2010
Jan 13, 2010

Poet and Recluse Hanshan

Poet and Recluse Hanshan


China, Ming dynasty


Hanging scroll, ink and color on silk

Painting: 143.5 x 71.8 cm (56 1/2 x 28 1/4 in.); Overall with knobs: 280.5 x 90.5 cm (110 7/16 x 35 5/8 in.)

Seventy-fifth anniversary gift of Leighton R. Longhi 1991.117


Did you know?

Hanshan, a Tang poet of vernacular verses, is often associated with Chan Buddhism and is considered a deity in disguise.

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