An image of Landscape

ZHANG Peidun

(China 1772 – 1846)

Landscape

Location
Not on display
Further information

Zhang Peidun was born in Wu County (today's Jiangsu province), learnt painting from Zhai Dakun, was good at connoisseurship, calligraphy and painting. Zhang Peidun's painting was influenced by Shen zhou and Chen Daofu, his calligraphy style followed that of Wen Zhengming.

[Dictionary of the Chinese artists]

Place of origin
China
Period
China: Qing dynasty 1644–1911, Daoguang 1821–1850
Year
1844
Media
Painting
Medium
hanging scroll; ink and colour on silk
Dimensions
82.5 x 44.0 cm image; 174.5 x 70.5 cm scroll
Signature & date
Signed and dated., u.l.corner., in Chinese, inscribed in black ink "…in the autumn of the Jiachen (1844), Yanqiao, Dun." Signed, u.l.corner, in Chinese, stamped in red ink, "Yanqiao [artist's seal]".
Credit
Gift of Mr F. Storch 1993
Accession number
349.1994