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Landscape after Mi Fu
  • Wang Nangai
    active: China
  • Landscape after Mi Fu, late 1700s–early 1800s, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • ink on silk
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 1511 x 410 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 59 1/2 x 16 1/8 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1970.0078

In the bottom center of the painting, four trees are depicted in different kinds of leaves. By the river, there are several tiny houses. There are elongated pine trees and a floating mist in the middle ground. High mountains form a soft S-shaped curve in upper portion of picture plane.