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Cranes on a beach
(春 潮 带 雨 晩 來 急)

ink and gouache on paper
131.1 × 66.3 cm (image and sheet)
Place/s of Execution
Melbourne, Victoria
inscribed in brush and ink u.r.: 春 潮 帶 雨 晚 / 來 急 / 一 九 八 一 年 / 黄 永 玉
(translation: spring tide bringing the rain came in swift currents in the evening / 1981 / Huang Yongyu)
stamped in red ink u.r.: 天 難 老
(translation: Heaven forever young)
stamped in red ink u.c. r.: 老 子 姓 黃 / 黃 永 玉
(translation: the surname of my father is Huang / Huang Yongyu)
stamped in red ink l.l.: 永 玉 之 鉥 / 萬 荷 堂 主
(translation: the art of Yongyu / owner of the hall of ten thousand lotus)
Accession Number
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented by Mering Corporation Pty Ltd through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program, 2013
Gallery location
Not on display