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Beggars and Street Characters
Zhou Chen (Chinese, c. 1450-c. 1536)
1964.94CCCC0
Cloudy Mountains
Mi Youren (Chinese, 1072-1151)
1933.220CCCC0
Nine Songs
Zhang Wo (Chinese, active c.1336-after 1364)
1959.138CCCC0
River and Mountains on a Clear Autumn Day
Dong Qichang (Chinese, 1555-1636)
1959.46CCCC0
The Lantern Night Excursion of Zhong Kui
Yan Hui (Chinese, active 1270-1310)
1961.206CCCC0
Leisure Enough to Spare
Yao Tingmei (Chinese, active mid-1300s)
1954.791CCCC0
Streams and Mountains without End
China, late Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) - Jin dynasty
1953.126CCCC0
Poetic Feeling in a Thatched Pavilion
Wu Zhen (Chinese, 1280-1354)
1963.259CCCC0
In the Palace
after a work attributed to Zhou Wenju (Chinese, active 942-961)
1976.1CCCC0
Bamboo, Rocks and Lonely Orchids
Zhao Mengfu (Chinese, 1254-1322)
1963.515CCCC0
Portraits of the Qianlong Emperor and His Twelve Consorts
Giuseppe Castiglione (Italian, 1688-1766) and others
1969.31CCCC0
Ink Flowers
Zhao Zhong (Chinese, second half of the 1300s)
1967.36CCCC0
Three Horses and Four Grooms
Ren Renfa (Chinese, 1254-1328)
1960.181CCCC0
The Ninth Day Literary Gathering at Xing’an
Fang Shishu (Chinese, 1693-1751)
1979.72CCCC0
Old Pine Tree
Wen Zhengming (Chinese, 1470-1559)
1964.43CCCC0
Mountains of the Immortals
Chen Ruyan (Chinese, c. 1331-bef 1371)
1997.95CCCC0
Fish and Rocks
Bada Shanren (Chinese, 1626-1705)
1953.247CCCC0
Barbarian Royalty Worshiping the Buddha
attributed to Zhao Guangfu (Chinese c. 923-976)
1957.358CCCC0
Chrysanthemums and Cabbage
Tao Cheng (Chinese, active c. 1471–after 1502)
1960.40CCCC0
Fukutomi Zoshi
Japan, Kamakura period
1953.358CCCC0
Pure Tones among Hills and Waters
Xiao Yuncong (Chinese, 1596-1673)
1954.262CCCC0
Eight Views of the Xiao and Xiang Rivers
Sesson Shūkei (Japanese, 1504-1589)
1979.77CCCC0
Greeting the Spring
Wu Bin (Chinese, active c. 1591-1626)
1959.45CCCC0
The Five Hundred Arhats
Wu Bin (Chinese, active c. 1591-1626)
1971.16CCCC0
The Garden for Solitary Enjoyment
Qiu Ying (Chinese, 1494-1552)
1978.67CCCC0
Frontispiece for the Lotus Sutra
China, Song dynasty
1970.64CCCC0
Green Peaks under Clear Sky: After Huang Gongwang
Wang Yuanqi (Chinese, 1642-1715)
1972.153CCCC0
Flowers of Four Seasons, with Poems
Wang Guxiang (Chinese, 1501-1568)
1977.4CCCC0
Meditative Visit to a Mountain Retreat: In Picture and in Words
Xiang Shengmo (Chinese, 1597-1658)
1962.42CCCC0
Dream Journey among Rivers and Mountains, no. 90
Cheng Zhengkui (Chinese, 1604-1676)
1960.182CCCC0
Returning to the Village in a Rainstorm
Xie Shichen (Chinese, 1487-after 1567)
1975.94CCCC0
Buddha's Conversion of Five Bhiksu
Li Sheng (Chinese, active c. 1324-after 1375)
1997.92CCCC0
Purification at the Orchid Pavilion
Fan Yi (Chinese, c. 1615-before 1688)
1977.47CCCC0
Sericulture (The Process of Making Silk)
attributed to Liang Kai (Chinese, mid-1100s-early 1200s)
1977.5CCCC0
Landscape in the Style of Huang Gongwang
Gu Tianzhi (Chinese, active mid-1600s)
1970.3CCCC0
Tao Yuanming's Return Home
China, Yuan dynasty
1982.152CCCC0
Last Days of Village Wen
Yun-Fei Ji (Chinese, b. 1963)
2012.99©
Last Days of Village Wen
Yun-Fei Ji (Chinese, b. 1963)
2012.99.1©
Last Days of Village Wen
Yun-Fei Ji (Chinese, b. 1963)
2012.99.2©
Hall of Lofty Pines
Wang Hui (Chinese, 1632-1717)
1997.106CCCC0
Scholar-Hermits in the Autumn Mountains
Tang Yin (Chinese, 1470-1523)
1976.94CCCC0
Saying Farewell at Xunyang
Wen Boren (Chinese, 1502-1575)
1954.581CCCC0
The Nine Elders of the Mountain of Fragrance
attributed to Xie Huan (Chinese, c. 1370-c.1450)
1997.99CCCC0
Palace Ladies
copy after Qiu Ying (Chinese, 1494-1552)
1954.369CCCC0
Plum Blossoms and Peonies
Gao Fenghan (Chinese, 1683-1749)
1980.13CCCC0
The Shadow Dancers
Yamamoto Baiitsu (Japanese, 1783-1856)
1982.28CCCC0
Chinese Seals and Poets
Hosokawa Rinkoku (Japanese, 1779-1843)
1981.56CCCC0
Waiting for the Moon in the Mid Autumn Festival
Shi Rui (Chinese, c. 1400-c. 1470)
1973.72CCCC0
Cleansing Medicinal Herbs in the Stream on a Spring Day
Yu Zhiding (Chinese, 1647-c. 1716)
2000.69CCCC0
Water Village
Wen Boren (Chinese, 1502-1575)
1985.370CCCC0
People Fleeing from a Fire
Japan, Edo Period
1916.999CCCC0
Seven Calamities
Nijo Yana (Japanese, 1723-1773)
1993.132CCCC0
Snow Coloring the World White
Fa Ruozhen (Chinese, 1613-1696)
1979.76CCCC0
Freedom and Justice
Shunkai Bundo (Japanese, 1878-1970)
1984.218©
Fisherman's Joy
Qian Gu (Chinese, 1508-c. 1578)
1977.56CCCC0
Festival Scenes
Suzuki Nanrei (Japanese, 1795-1834)
1981.35CCCC0
Oeyama Engi
Japan, Edo period
1982.31CCCC0
Oeyama Engi
Japan, Edo period
1982.31.1CCCC0
Oeyama Engi
Japan, Edo period
1982.31.2CCCC0
Landscape with Bamboo
Song Ke (Chinese, 1327-1387)
1997.97CCCC0
Mt. Taibo in the Style of Wang Meng
Du Qiong (Chinese, 1396-1474)
1968.195CCCC0
Working with Right Principles
Takaki Seiu (Japanese, born 1949)
2011.19©
Clouds Follow Dragon
Takaki Seiu (Japanese, born 1949)
2011.18©
Autumn Mist in the Countryside
Zou Zhe (Chinese, c. 1610-before 1688)
1970.59CCCC0
A Poem of Spring from Manyoshu
Takaki Seikaku (Japanese, 1923-2017)
2011.21©
Reserving the Mundane Life
Aoyama Sanu (Japanese, 1912-1993)
2011.16©
Bunsho Zoshi
Japan, Edo period
1972.12CCCC0
Bunsho Zoshi
Japan, Edo period
1972.12.1CCCC0
Bunsho Zoshi
Japan, Edo period
1972.12.2CCCC0
Dream Journey to Mt. Tiantai
Qian Du (Chinese, 1763-1844)
1975.75CCCC0
"Seventh Month" from the "Odes of Bin" (Binfeng)
China, Southern Song dynasty
1980.187CCCC0
Spring Rain Thatched Hut
Wang Jianzhang (Chinese, active 1621-1662)
2008.108CCCC0
Rocks, Orchid, and Bamboo
Shitao (Chinese, 1642-1707)
1952.589CCCC0
A Hundred Sparrows in a Lofty Grove  (Qiaolin baique tu)
attributed to Lin Liang (Chinese, 1416-1480)
1981.4CCCC0
Pine-shaded Monastery on a Cloudy Mountain
Gu Chao (Chinese, active late 1700s)
1966.375CCCC0
Calligraphy in Semi-Cursive Style (xing-caoshu)
Yueshan Daozong (Chinese, 1629-1709)
2003.353CCCC0
Ten Thousand Li of the Yangzi
Dai Jin (Chinese, 1388-1462)
1948.140CCCC0
Insects and Flowers
China, 20th century
1915.617©
Toba-e (Comic Picture)
Japan, Edo period
1917.100CCCC0
Landscape, The Palace of the Clouds
China, Qing dynasty
1915.616CCCC0
Landscape
China, Ming dynasty
1917.94CCCC0
Assembly of Buddhist Deities
Korea, Joseon dynasty
1918.541CCCC0
Eight Views of the Xiao and Xiang Rivers
Kano Tan’yū (Japanese, 1602-1674)
2000.126CCCC0
Boating Before the Rain
Yu Peng (Chinese, 1955-2014)
2008.61©
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Beggars and Street Characters
Zhou Chen (Chinese, c. 1450-c. 1536)
1964.94Handscroll, ink and light color on paperOverall: 31.9 x 244.5 cm (12 9/16 x 96 1/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Cloudy Mountains
Mi Youren (Chinese, 1072-1151)
1933.220Handscroll, ink and color on silkImage: 43.7 x 192.6 cm (17 3/16 x 75 13/16 in.); Overall: 45.5 x 646.8 cm (17 15/16 x 254 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Nine Songs
Zhang Wo (Chinese, active c.1336-after 1364)
1959.138Handscroll, ink on paperOverall: 28 x 438.2 cm (11 x 172 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
River and Mountains on a Clear Autumn Day
Dong Qichang (Chinese, 1555-1636)
1959.46Handscroll, ink on Korean paperPainting only: 38.4 x 136.8 cm (15 1/8 x 53 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
The Lantern Night Excursion of Zhong Kui
Yan Hui (Chinese, active 1270-1310)
1961.206Handscroll; ink and slight color on silkImage: 24.8 x 240.3 cm (9 3/4 x 94 5/8 in.); Overall: 25.7 x 904.4 cm (10 1/8 x 356 1/16 in.)Mr. and Mrs. William H. Marlatt FundCCCC0
Leisure Enough to Spare
Yao Tingmei (Chinese, active mid-1300s)
1954.791Handscroll, ink on paperImage: 23.1 x 84 cm (9 1/8 x 33 1/16 in.); Overall: 23.8 x 734 cm (9 3/8 x 289 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Streams and Mountains without End
China, late Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) - Jin dynasty
1953.126Handscroll, ink and slight color on silkImage: 35.1 x 213 cm (13 13/16 x 83 7/8 in.); Overall: 35.1 x 1103.8 cm (13 13/16 x 434 9/16 in.)Gift of the Hanna FundCCCC0
Poetic Feeling in a Thatched Pavilion
Wu Zhen (Chinese, 1280-1354)
1963.259Handscroll, ink on paperImage: 23.8 x 99.4 cm (9 3/8 x 39 1/8 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
In the Palace
after a work attributed to Zhou Wenju (Chinese, active 942-961)
1976.1Handscroll, ink and slight color on silkPainting: 28.5 x 168.6 cm (11 1/4 x 66 3/8 in.); Overall: 29.7 x 306.1 cm (11 11/16 x 120 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Bamboo, Rocks and Lonely Orchids
Zhao Mengfu (Chinese, 1254-1322)
1963.515Handscroll; ink on paperMounted: 52.4 x 1337.7 cm (20 5/8 x 526 5/8 in.); Image: 50.9 x 147.8 cm (20 1/16 x 58 3/16 in.)John L. Severance Fund by exchangeCCCC0
Portraits of the Qianlong Emperor and His Twelve Consorts
Giuseppe Castiglione (Italian, 1688-1766) and others
1969.31Handscroll, ink and color on silkOverall: 53.8 x 1154.5 cm (21 3/16 x 454 1/2 in.); Painting only: 53 x 688.3 cm (20 7/8 x 271 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Ink Flowers
Zhao Zhong (Chinese, second half of the 1300s)
1967.36Handscroll, ink on paperOverall: 31.8 x 153.2 cm (12 1/2 x 60 5/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Three Horses and Four Grooms
Ren Renfa (Chinese, 1254-1328)
1960.181Handscroll, ink and color on silkPainting: 28.5 x 137.5 cm (11 1/4 x 54 1/8 in.); Overall: 29.2 x 556.4 cm (11 1/2 x 219 1/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
The Ninth Day Literary Gathering at Xing’an
Fang Shishu (Chinese, 1693-1751)
1979.72Handscroll, ink and color on silkImage: 32.4 x 201.2 cm (12 3/4 x 79 3/16 in.); Overall: 33.5 x 893 cm (13 3/16 x 351 9/16 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
The Illustrated Miraculous Origins of the Yūzū Nenbutsu School (Yūzū...
Japan, Kamakura period
1956.87Handscroll; ink, color and gold on paperImage: 29.7 x 1232.4 cm (11 11/16 x 485 3/16 in.); Overall: 30.3 x 1373.5 cm (11 15/16 x 540 3/4 in.)Mr. and Mrs. William H. Marlatt, John L. Severance, and Edward L. Whittemore FundsCCCC0
Old Pine Tree
Wen Zhengming (Chinese, 1470-1559)
1964.43Handscroll, ink on paperPainting: 28 x 139.3 cm (11 x 54 13/16 in.); Overall: 29.3 x 596.9 cm (11 9/16 x 235 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Mountains of the Immortals
Chen Ruyan (Chinese, c. 1331-bef 1371)
1997.95Handscroll, ink and color on silkPainting only: 33.4 x 97.3 cm (13 1/8 x 38 5/16 in.); height: 35 cm (13 3/4 in.)Bequest of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Fish and Rocks
Bada Shanren (Chinese, 1626-1705)
1953.247Handscroll, ink on paperOverall: 29.2 x 157.4 cm (11 1/2 x 61 15/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Zhao Mengfu Writing the Heart (Hridaya) Sutra in Exchange for Tea
Qiu Ying (Chinese, 1494-1552)
1963.102Handscroll, ink and light color on paperImage: 20.6 x 78.3 cm (8 1/8 x 30 13/16 in.); Overall: 21.1 x 553.6 cm (8 5/16 x 217 15/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Barbarian Royalty Worshiping the Buddha
attributed to Zhao Guangfu (Chinese c. 923-976)
1957.358Handscroll, ink and color on silkOverall: 28.6 x 103.5 cm (11 1/4 x 40 3/4 in.)Gift of Severance and Greta MillikinCCCC0
Chrysanthemums and Cabbage
Tao Cheng (Chinese, active c. 1471–after 1502)
1960.40Handscroll, ink and slight color on paperOverall: 28.6 x 253.7 cm (11 1/4 x 99 7/8 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Fukutomi Zoshi
Japan, Kamakura period
1953.358Handscroll; ink and color on paperImage: 35.3 x 1028.8 cm (13 7/8 x 405 1/16 in.); Overall: 37 x 1067 cm (14 9/16 x 420 1/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Selections from the New Collection of Japanese Poems from Ancient and...
Hon'ami Koetsu (Japanese, 1558-1637)
1966.118Handscroll; ink, gold, and silver on paperOverall: 23.2 x 346.6 cm (9 1/8 x 136 7/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Pure Tones among Hills and Waters
Xiao Yuncong (Chinese, 1596-1673)
1954.262Handscroll, ink and light color on paperOverall: 30.8 x 781.7 cm (12 1/8 x 307 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Eight Views of the Xiao and Xiang Rivers
Sesson Shūkei (Japanese, 1504-1589)
1979.77Handscroll; ink on paperOverall: 15.7 x 289.5 cm (6 3/16 x 114 in.)Gift of Sherman E. Lee in memory of John D. Rockefeller, 3rdCCCC0
Greeting the Spring
Wu Bin (Chinese, active c. 1591-1626)
1959.45Handscroll, ink and light color on paperImage: 34.3 x 252.8 cm (13 1/2 x 99 1/2 in.); Overall: 35 x 1022.2 cm (13 3/4 x 402 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
The Five Hundred Arhats
Wu Bin (Chinese, active c. 1591-1626)
1971.16Handscroll, ink and color on paperOverall: 39.5 x 2646.5 cm (15 9/16 x 1041 15/16 in.); Painting only: 37.7 x 2347 cm (14 13/16 x 924 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
The Garden for Solitary Enjoyment
Qiu Ying (Chinese, 1494-1552)
1978.67Handscroll, ink and slight color on silkPainting: 28 x 518.5 cm (11 x 204 1/8 in.); Overall: 32 x 1290.2 cm (12 5/8 x 507 15/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Frontispiece for the Lotus Sutra
China, Song dynasty
1970.64Handscroll, gold ink on indigo sutra paperImage: 27.8 x 81 cm (10 15/16 x 31 7/8 in.); Inscription overall: 27.9 x 1044.9 cm (11 x 411 3/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Green Peaks under Clear Sky: After Huang Gongwang
Wang Yuanqi (Chinese, 1642-1715)
1972.153Handscroll, ink and light color on paperOverall: 37.5 x 267 cm (14 3/4 x 105 1/8 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Autumn Poems from the Kokin wakashu (Collection  of Japanese Poems from...
Hon'ami Koetsu (Japanese, 1558-1637)
1972.67Handscroll; ink on silk with gold and silverAverage: 32.7 x 549 cm (12 7/8 x 216 1/8 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Flowers of Four Seasons, with Poems
Wang Guxiang (Chinese, 1501-1568)
1977.4Handscroll, ink and light color on silkPainting only: 24 x 545 cm (9 7/16 x 214 9/16 in.); Overall: 24 x 547.5 cm (9 7/16 x 215 9/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Meditative Visit to a Mountain Retreat: In Picture and in Words
Xiang Shengmo (Chinese, 1597-1658)
1962.42Handscroll, ink on paperOverall: 30.5 x 273 cm (12 x 107 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Dream Journey among Rivers and Mountains, no. 90
Cheng Zhengkui (Chinese, 1604-1676)
1960.182Handscroll, ink and color on paperOverall: 26 x 344.2 cm (10 1/4 x 135 1/2 in.)Mr. and Mrs. William H. Marlatt FundCCCC0
Returning to the Village in a Rainstorm
Xie Shichen (Chinese, 1487-after 1567)
1975.94Handscroll, ink and light color on silkOverall: 40.3 x 425.4 cm (15 7/8 x 167 1/2 in.)Mr. and Mrs. William H. Marlatt FundCCCC0
Buddha's Conversion of Five Bhiksu
Li Sheng (Chinese, active c. 1324-after 1375)
1997.92Handscroll, ink on paperPainting only: 26.7 x 110.5 cm (10 1/2 x 43 1/2 in.)Bequest of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Purification at the Orchid Pavilion
Fan Yi (Chinese, c. 1615-before 1688)
1977.47Handscroll, ink and color on silkImage: 28.4 x 392.8 cm (11 3/16 x 154 5/8 in.); Overall: 29.8 x 763.3 cm (11 3/4 x 300 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. Wai-kam Ho and the Womens Council of The Cleveland Museum of ArtCCCC0
Sericulture (The Process of Making Silk)
attributed to Liang Kai (Chinese, mid-1100s-early 1200s)
1977.5Handscroll; ink and color on silkThird Section: 27.6 x 92.3 cm (10 7/8 x 36 5/16 in.); Second Section: 27.6 x 92.3 cm (10 7/8 x 36 5/16 in.); First Section: 26.7 x 98.6 cm (10 1/2 x 38 13/16 in.)John L. Severance CollectionCCCC0
The Emperor's Attendance at the Horse Race: Episode from the Tale of...
Japan, Kamakura period
1976.164Handscroll, ink and color on paperImage: 32.4 x 36.7 cm (12 3/4 x 14 7/16 in.); Overall: 35.5 x 339.5 cm (14 x 133 11/16 in.)Gift of Herbert F. Leisy in memory of Helen LeisyCCCC0
Landscape in the Style of Huang Gongwang
Gu Tianzhi (Chinese, active mid-1600s)
1970.3Handscroll, ink and color on paperOverall: 25.5 x 717.5 cm (10 1/16 x 282 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Tao Yuanming's Return Home
China, Yuan dynasty
1982.152Handscroll, ink and slight color on silkImage: 34.6 x 566.4 cm (13 5/8 x 223 in.); Overall: 37.7 x 1001.1 cm (14 13/16 x 394 1/8 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Last Days of Village Wen
Yun-Fei Ji (Chinese, b. 1963)
2012.99Handscroll, ink and color on Xuan paperPainting only: 34.6 x 657.8 cm (13 5/8 x 259 in.); Painting only: 34.6 x 610.8 cm (13 5/8 x 240 1/2 in.)The Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase Fund©
Last Days of Village Wen
Yun-Fei Ji (Chinese, b. 1963)
2012.99.1Ink and color on paperOverall: 37.8 x 953.2 cm (14 7/8 x 375 1/4 in.); Painting only: 34.6 x 657.8 cm (13 5/8 x 259 in.)The Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase Fund©
Last Days of Village Wen
Yun-Fei Ji (Chinese, b. 1963)
2012.99.2Ink and color on paperOverall: 37 x 942.2 cm (14 9/16 x 370 15/16 in.); Painting only: 34.6 x 610.8 cm (13 5/8 x 240 1/2 in.)The Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase Fund©
Hall of Lofty Pines
Wang Hui (Chinese, 1632-1717)
1997.106Handscroll, ink on paperOverall: 40.7 cm (16 in.)Bequest of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Scholar-Hermits in the Autumn Mountains
Tang Yin (Chinese, 1470-1523)
1976.94Handscroll, ink and light color on silkOverall: 28.6 x 232.4 cm (11 1/4 x 91 1/2 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Saying Farewell at Xunyang
Wen Boren (Chinese, 1502-1575)
1954.581Handscroll, ink and color on paperOverall: 20.7 x 59.2 cm (8 1/8 x 23 5/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
The Nine Elders of the Mountain of Fragrance
attributed to Xie Huan (Chinese, c. 1370-c.1450)
1997.99Handscroll, ink and color on silkPainting: 29.4 x 148.9 cm (11 9/16 x 58 5/8 in.)Bequest of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Palace Ladies
copy after Qiu Ying (Chinese, 1494-1552)
1954.369Handscroll, ink and color on silkOverall: 36.2 x 454.4 cm (14 1/4 x 178 7/8 in.)Gift of I. Theodore KahnCCCC0
The Illustrated Tale of Oishi Hyoroku (Oishi Hyoroku monogatari emaki)
Japan, Edo Period
1983.80Handscroll, ink and color on paperOverall: 25.7 x 977.4 cm (10 1/8 x 384 13/16 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Plum Blossoms and Peonies
Gao Fenghan (Chinese, 1683-1749)
1980.13Handscroll, ink on paperImage: 26 x 96.2 cm (10 1/4 x 37 7/8 in.); Overall: 28.9 x 534.7 cm (11 3/8 x 210 1/2 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
The Shadow Dancers
Yamamoto Baiitsu (Japanese, 1783-1856)
1982.28Handscroll, ink and color on silkImage: 20.8 x 142.3 cm (8 3/16 x 56 in.); Overall: 21.7 x 227.8 cm (8 9/16 x 89 11/16 in.); with knobs: 23.2 x 227.8 cm (9 1/8 x 89 11/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Chinese Seals and Poets
Hosokawa Rinkoku (Japanese, 1779-1843)
1981.56Handscroll; ink and color on paperOverall: 30 x 349 cm (11 13/16 x 137 3/8 in.)Gift of J. H. Wade and The Worcester R. Warner Collection; Bequests of John L. Severance and Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. by exchangeCCCC0
Waiting for the Moon in the Mid Autumn Festival
Shi Rui (Chinese, c. 1400-c. 1470)
1973.72Handscroll, ink, color, and gold on silkPainting: 27.5 x 155 cm (10 13/16 x 61 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Cleansing Medicinal Herbs in the Stream on a Spring Day
Yu Zhiding (Chinese, 1647-c. 1716)
2000.69Handscroll, ink and color on paperOverall: 38.7 cm (15 1/4 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
An Illustrated Marriage of Apparitions (Bakemono konrei emaki)
Japan, Edo Period
1987.194Handscroll, ink and color on paperOverall: 29.2 cm (11 1/2 in.); Painting only: 25.9 x 1310.6 cm (10 3/16 x 516 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Water Village
Wen Boren (Chinese, 1502-1575)
1985.370Handscroll, ink and light color on paperOverall: 26.7 x 183 cm (10 1/2 x 72 1/16 in.)The Kelvin Smith Collection, given by Mrs. Kelvin SmithCCCC0
People Fleeing from a Fire
Japan, Edo Period
1916.999Handscroll: color and gold on paperOverall: 35 x 264.8 cm (13 3/4 x 104 1/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Seven Calamities
Nijo Yana (Japanese, 1723-1773)
1993.132Handscroll; ink and color on paperOverall: 34 x 1714.5 cm (13 3/8 x 675 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Further Discourses on the Supreme Truth (Abidharmakosha-Bhashya)
Japan, late Heian period
1916.1060Handscroll; gold and silver on indigo-dyed paperOverall: 26.4 x 670.6 cm (10 3/8 x 264 in.)Worcester R. Warner CollectionCCCC0
Snow Coloring the World White
Fa Ruozhen (Chinese, 1613-1696)
1979.76Handscroll, ink on paperImage: 29.3 x 297.2 cm (11 9/16 x 117 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Freedom and Justice
Shunkai Bundo (Japanese, 1878-1970)
1984.218Handscroll; ink on paperOverall: 75 x 330 cm (29 1/2 x 129 15/16 in.)Gift of Ms. Sato Bundo©
Fisherman's Joy
Qian Gu (Chinese, 1508-c. 1578)
1977.56Handscroll, ink and light color on paperImage: 31.4 x 355.2 cm (12 3/8 x 139 13/16 in.); Overall: 37 x 989.4 cm (14 9/16 x 389 1/2 in.)The Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Festival Scenes
Suzuki Nanrei (Japanese, 1795-1834)
1981.35Handscroll; ink and color on paperOverall: 28.5 x 601.2 cm (11 1/4 x 236 11/16 in.)James Parmelee Fund and Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Oeyama Engi
Japan, Edo period
1982.31Pair of handscrolls; ink and color on paper, wooden rollerOverall: 30.5 x 781.8 cm (12 x 307 13/16 in.)Cornelia Blakemore Warner FundCCCC0
Oeyama Engi
Japan, Edo period
1982.31.1Pair of handscrolls; ink and color on paper, wooden rollerOverall: 30.5 x 733.6 cm (12 x 288 13/16 in.); Painting only: 25.4 x 701 cm (10 x 276 in.)Cornelia Blakemore Warner FundCCCC0
Oeyama Engi
Japan, Edo period
1982.31.2Pair of handscrolls; ink and color on paper, wooden roller endsOverall: 30.5 x 781.8 cm (12 x 307 13/16 in.); Painting only: 25.4 x 748.3 cm (10 x 294 5/8 in.)Cornelia Blakemore Warner FundCCCC0
Landscape with Bamboo
Song Ke (Chinese, 1327-1387)
1997.97Handscroll, ink on paperPainting: 27.4 x 60.7 cm (10 13/16 x 23 7/8 in.)Bequest of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Mt. Taibo in the Style of Wang Meng
Du Qiong (Chinese, 1396-1474)
1968.195Handscroll, ink and light color on paperOverall: 29.8 x 591.8 cm (11 3/4 x 233 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Working with Right Principles
Takaki Seiu (Japanese, born 1949)
2011.19Ink on paperSheet: 97 x 170 cm (38 3/16 x 66 15/16 in.); Image: 97 x 110 cm (38 3/16 x 43 5/16 in.); Framed: 110 x 181 cm (43 5/16 x 71 1/4 in.)Gift of the Artist©
Clouds Follow Dragon
Takaki Seiu (Japanese, born 1949)
2011.18Ink on paperImage: 97 x 170 cm (38 3/16 x 66 15/16 in.); Framed: 110 x 181 cm (43 5/16 x 71 1/4 in.)Gift of the Artist©
Autumn Mist in the Countryside
Zou Zhe (Chinese, c. 1610-before 1688)
1970.59Handscroll, ink and color on paperOverall: 29.5 x 280 cm (11 5/8 x 110 1/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
A Poem of Spring from Manyoshu
Takaki Seikaku (Japanese, 1923-2017)
2011.21Ink on decorative paperSheet: 36 x 50 cm (14 3/16 x 19 11/16 in.); Image: 13.5 x 15.5 cm (5 5/16 x 6 1/8 in.); Framed: 54 x 41 cm (21 1/4 x 16 1/8 in.)Gift of the Artist©
Four Poems: Calligraphy in Cursive Script (xingshu)
Chen Jiru (Chinese, 1558-1639)
2004.65Handscroll; ink on gold speckled paperOverall: 26.5 x 190.2 cm (10 7/16 x 74 7/8 in.)Gift of Dr. Roger Y.K. and Mrs. Evangeline C. Hsu, Dr. Daphne T. Hsu, and Dr. Jeffrey T. Hsu in honor of Dr. Ju-hsi ChouCCCC0
Reserving the Mundane Life
Aoyama Sanu (Japanese, 1912-1993)
2011.16Ink on paperImage: 43 x 68.5 cm (16 15/16 x 26 15/16 in.); Framed: 57 x 83 cm (22 7/16 x 32 11/16 in.)Gift of Aoyama Keiji©
Bunsho Zoshi
Japan, Edo period
1972.12Handscroll (one of a pair): ink and color on ivory paperOverall: 17.7 x 917.5 cm (6 15/16 x 361 1/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Bunsho Zoshi
Japan, Edo period
1972.12.1Handscroll (one of a pair): ink and color on ivory paperOverall: 17.7 x 917.5 cm (6 15/16 x 361 1/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Bunsho Zoshi
Japan, Edo period
1972.12.2Handscroll (one of a pair): ink and color on ivory paperOverall: 17.7 x 917.5 cm (6 15/16 x 361 1/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Dream Journey to Mt. Tiantai
Qian Du (Chinese, 1763-1844)
1975.75Handscroll, ink on paperOverall: 29.8 x 72 cm (11 3/4 x 28 3/8 in.)Gift of Jean-Pierre DuboscCCCC0
"Seventh Month" from the "Odes of Bin" (Binfeng)
China, Southern Song dynasty
1980.187Handscroll, ink and color on silkImage: 22.5 x 687.2 cm (8 7/8 x 270 9/16 in.)Mr. and Mrs. William H. Marlatt FundCCCC0
Spring Rain Thatched Hut
Wang Jianzhang (Chinese, active 1621-1662)
2008.108Handscroll, ink on paperImage: 31 x 81.5 cm (12 3/16 x 32 1/16 in.); Overall: 34.2 x 1164 cm (13 7/16 x 458 1/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Rocks, Orchid, and Bamboo
Shitao (Chinese, 1642-1707)
1952.589Handscroll, ink on paperOverall: 31.8 x 266.7 cm (12 1/2 x 105 in.)Mr. and Mrs. William H. Marlatt FundCCCC0
Calligraphy in Running Style based on Wang Bo's Essay on Tengwang Pavilion
Tiebao (Chinese, 1752-1824)
2001.42Handscroll, ink on paperImage: 43.4 x 647.9 cm (17 1/16 x 255 1/16 in.); Overall: 44.4 x 863.6 cm (17 1/2 x 340 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Rain-coming Pavilion by the Stone Bridge at Mt. Tiantai
Dai Xi (Chinese, 1801-1860)
1979.54Handscroll, ink on paperImage: 34.5 x 142.6 cm (13 9/16 x 56 1/8 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial FundCCCC0
A Hundred Sparrows in a Lofty Grove  (Qiaolin baique tu)
attributed to Lin Liang (Chinese, 1416-1480)
1981.4Handscroll, ink on silkOverall: 28.6 x 498.2 cm (11 1/4 x 196 1/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Pine-shaded Monastery on a Cloudy Mountain
Gu Chao (Chinese, active late 1700s)
1966.375Handscroll, ink and slight color on paperOverall: 45.1 x 82.9 cm (17 3/4 x 32 5/8 in.)Sundry Purchase FundCCCC0
Calligraphy in Semi-Cursive Style (xing-caoshu)
Yueshan Daozong (Chinese, 1629-1709)
2003.353Handscroll; ink on paperImage: 28.6 x 64.1 cm (11 1/4 x 25 1/4 in.); Overall with knobs: 115.6 x 73.8 cm (45 1/2 x 29 1/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert T. GowCCCC0
Ten Thousand Li of the Yangzi
Dai Jin (Chinese, 1388-1462)
1948.140Handscroll, watercolor on paperOverall: 34.3 x 1172.2 cm (13 1/2 x 461 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Insects and Flowers
China, 20th century
1915.617Handscroll, on paperOverall: 799 x 30.5 cm (314 9/16 x 12 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic Trust©
Toba-e (Comic Picture)
Japan, Edo period
1917.100Handscroll; ink and slight color on paperOverall: 28 x 48.1 cm (11 x 18 15/16 in.)Worcester R. Warner CollectionCCCC0
Landscape, The Palace of the Clouds
China, Qing dynasty
1915.616Handscroll, ink on silkOverall: 31.8 x 297.2 cm (12 1/2 x 117 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Landscape
China, Ming dynasty
1917.94Handscroll, ink and slight color on silkOverall: 32.4 x 282.1 cm (12 3/4 x 111 1/16 in.)Worcester R. Warner CollectionCCCC0
Assembly of Buddhist Deities
Korea, Joseon dynasty
1918.541Handscroll; ink and color on silkOverall: 78 x 216 cm (30 11/16 x 85 1/16 in.)Director's Contingent FundCCCC0
Eight Views of the Xiao and Xiang Rivers
Kano Tan’yū (Japanese, 1602-1674)
2000.126Handscroll: ink on silkImage: 31 x 784.9 cm (12 3/16 x 309 in.); Overall: 34.3 x 849 cm (13 1/2 x 334 1/4 in.)Gift of Mitzie and Daniel Verne in honor of Sherman E. and Ruth W. LeeCCCC0
Boating Before the Rain
Yu Peng (Chinese, 1955-2014)
2008.61Handscroll, ink on paperOverall: 179 x 31.5 cm (70 1/2 x 12 3/8 in.)Gift of Su Mei Ho and John D. Daughenbaugh©