Description Shen Chou (1427-1509), a leading scholar-painter of the Ming Dynasty, was known for his spare brushwork.
Provenance Fine Chinese Paintings, Calligraphy and Rubbings Sale (8474), Christie's, New York, September 18, 1996, lot no. 179; Walters Art Museum, 1996, by purchase.
Inscriptions In the style of Shih-t'ien Old Man (i.e. Shen Chou); Ch'a Shih-piao, native of Hsing-shang (i.e. Hsiu-ning County, Chiangsu Province); [Seal] Ch'a Erh-chan
Credit Museum purchase with funds provided by the Asian Art Acquisition Fund, 1996
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