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Mountain and sea landscape

ink and watercolour on paper
68.4 × 68.0 cm (image and sheet) 88.0 × 87.5 cm irreg. (mount)
Place/s of Execution
Shanghai, China
inscribed in brush and ink ink u.l.: 屺 瞻 畫 于上 海 / 壬 申 年 秋 百 又 一 歲
(translation: Qizhan (the artist) painted in Shanghai the autumn of the year of renshen,1992 at the age of 101 years old (in Chinese counting))
stamped in red ink u.l.: 朱 屺 瞻 (Zhu Qizhan: artist seal) / 二瞻老民 (Erzhan laomin: artist’s other name)
stamped in red ink l.c.r.: 門外人 (Menwai ren)
(translation: someone who is outside of the door or who has not entered the door)
stamped in red ink l.r.: 屺瞻期頤後作 (Qizhan qiyihou zuo ) (translation: done by Qizhan (the artist) after he turned 100 years old) / 梅 花 竹 堂
(translation: Plum blossom and bamboo hall or studio)
Accession Number
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Gordon & Francoise Wong Samyue and Christopher & Prisca Wong Samyue through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program, 2013
Gallery location
Not on display