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Ducks in an Autumn Scene
  • Shen Quan
    circa 1682–1760
    born: Jiading (present-day Shanghai), Jiangsu province, China ; active: China, Japan
  • Ducks in an Autumn Scene, 1725–1760, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • ink, color, silk
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 117.7 x 48.4 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 46 5/16 x 19 1/16 in
    Mount Dimensions: 206.4 x 63 cm
    Mount Dimensions: 81 1/4 x 24 3/4 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Mitchell Hutchinson
  • Not on display
  • 1986.0087
Label Text

Landscape with two ducks and flowers on the bottom in the foreground. A couple of water reeds behind the ducks and one curving willow tree crossing the picture plane diagonally.