Masterpieces of Landscape Painting from the Forbidden City

Masterpieces of Landscape Painting from the Forbidden City

 

Paintings from the Palace Museum, Beijing

 

1.

Zhao Mengfu (1254-1322)

Rock and Bamboo

China, Yuan dynasty (1271-1368)

Hanging scroll; ink on silk

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Xin 00016635)

 

2.

Zhao Mengfu (1254-1322)

Huang Gongwang (1269-1354)

Xu Ben (1335-1393)

Clearing After Sudden Snow

China, Yuan dynasty (1271-1368)

Handscroll; ink on paper

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Xin 00147418)

 

3.

Wu Zhen (1280-1354)

Bamboo and Rock on Slope

China, Yuan dynasty (1271-1368), 14th century

Hanging scroll; ink on paper

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Xin 00146432)

 

4.

Wu Zhen (1280-1354)

Lofty Reclusion Within Mountain and Stream

China, Yuan dynasty (1271-1368), 14th century

Hanging scroll; ink on silk

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Gu 00005218)

 

5.

Ni Zan (1301-1374)

Secluded Stream and Cold Pines

China, Yuan dynasty (1271-1368), 14th century

Hanging scroll; ink on paper

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Gu 00006157)

 

6.

Wang Meng (1308-1385)

Lofty Recluses in Summer Mountains

China, Yuan dynasty (1271-1368), dated 1365

Hanging scroll; ink and color on silk

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Xin 00013838)

 

7.

Du Qiong (1396-1474)

Dreaming of the Daylily Hall

China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), ca. 1467

Handscroll; ink on paper

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Xin 00131582)

 

8.

Shen Zhou (1427-1509)

Conversing Under a Pine in the Moonlight

China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), 15th century

Pair of hanging scrolls; ink and color on silk

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Xin 00155215)

 

9.

Shen Zhou (1427-1509)

Watching the Rain in the Western Hills

China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), 15th century

Handscroll; ink on paper

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Xin 00054752-1/2)

 

10.

Shen Zhou (1427-1509)

Listening to a Spring

China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), 15th century

Handscroll; ink on paper

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Xin 00068993)

 

11.

Wen Zhengming (1470-1559)

After Zhao Mengfu's "Orchid and Rock"

China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), 16th century

Handscroll; ink on silk

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Xin 00061417)

 

12.

Wen Zhengming (1470-1559)

Landscape After Ni Zan

China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), 16th century

Fan; ink on paper

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Xin 00169874)

 

13.

Wen Zhengming (1470-1559)

Snowy Landscape

China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), 16th century

Hanging scroll; ink and color on silk

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Xin 00100919)

 

14.

Chen Daofu (1483-1544)

Cloudy Mountains

China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), 16th century

Handscroll; ink on paper

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Xin 00146810)

 

15.

Wen Boren (1502-1575)

Snowy Landscape

China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), 1560

Hanging scroll; ink on silk

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Xin 00097999)

 

16.

Wen Boren (1502-1575)

Woodcutter in a Valley

China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), dated 1560

Hanging scroll; ink and color on paper

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Xin 00047981)

 

17.

Dong Qichang (1555-1636)

Landscape After Ni Zan

China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

Fan; ink on gold paper

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Gu 00008711)

 

18.

Dong Qichang (1555-1636)

Landscape After Huang Gongwang

China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), dated 1616

Handscroll; ink on paper

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Xin 00137349)

 

19.

Dong Qichang (1555-1636)

Blue and Green Landscape After Zhao Mengfu

China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

Hanging scroll; ink and color on silk

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Xin 00187522)

 

20.

Dong Qichang (1555-1636)

Landscape After Dong Yuan and Fan Kuan

China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), dated 1633

Hanging scroll; ink on paper

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Gu 00008340)

 

21.

Lan Ying (1585-ca. 1664)

Landscapes After Old Masters

China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), dated 1633

Album of ten leaves; ink and color on paper

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Xin 00147279)

 

22.

Xiang Shengmo (1597-1658)

Recluse Amid Forest and Spring

China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), dated 1638

Hanging scroll; ink on paper

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Xin 00146921)

 

23.

Xiang Shengmo (1597-1658)

Landscape

China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), 17th century

Hanging scroll; ink on paper

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Xin 00100652)

 

24.

Hongren (1610-1664)

Ink Landscape After the Four Masters of the Yuan Dynasty

China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), dated 1660

Handscroll; ink on paper

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Xin 00153392)

 

 

25.

Wang Shimin (1592-1680)

Landscape After Ni Zan

China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), dated 1627

Hanging scroll; ink on paper

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Xin 00194676)

 

26.

Wang Shimin (1592-1680)

Landscapes Inspired by Du Fu’s Poetry

China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), dated 1665

Album of twelve leaves; ink and color on paper

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Gu 00004873)

 

27.

Wang Jian (1598-1677)

Landscape After Wang Meng

China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), dated 1656

Hanging scroll; ink on paper

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Xin 00194677)

 

28.

Wang Jian (1598-1677)

Landscape After Wu Zhen

China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), dated 1660

Fan; ink on paper

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Xin 00147781)

 

29.

Wang Jian (1598-1677)

After Huang Gongwang's "Secret Forest"

China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), dated 1670

Hanging scroll; ink on paper

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Xin 00086519)

 

30.

Wang Hui (1632-1717)

Landscape After Wang Meng

China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), dated 1690

Hanging scroll; ink and color on paper

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Xin 00053941)

 

31.

Wang Hui (1632-1717)

After Huang Gongwang’s “Dwelling in the Fuchun Mountains”

China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), dated 1702

Handscroll; ink on paper

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Xin 00054066)

 

32.

Wang Hui (1632-1717)

After Ni Zan’s “Mountain Colors With Pavilion and Stream”

China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), dated 1705

Fan; ink on paper

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Xin 00137140)

 

33.

Wang Yuanqi (1642-1715)

Landscape After Wu Zhen

China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), dated 1702

Hanging scroll; ink on paper

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Gu 00008155)

 

34.

Wang Yuanqi (1642-1715)

After Wang Meng’s “Solitary Temple in the Autumn Mountains”

China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), dated 1710

Hanging scroll; ink and color on paper

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Gu 00008153)

 

35.

Wang Yuanqi (1642-1715)

Landscape After Wu Zhen

China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911)

Hanging scroll; ink on paper

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Xin 00146031)

 

36.

Fang Cong (active second half of the 18th century)

After Ni Zan’s “Lion Forest”

China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), ca. 1768

Handscroll; ink and color on paper

Palace Museum, Beijing

(Gu 00004838)

 

Paintings from the Honolulu Academy of Arts

 

1.

Traditionally Attributed to Ma Fen (12th century)

The Hundred Geese

China, Southern Song (1127-1279)-Yuan dynasty (1271-1368), 13th century

Handscroll; ink on paper

Gift of Mrs. Charles M. Cooke, 1927

Honolulu Academy of Arts

(2121)

 

2.

Attributed to Xie Jin (1370-after 1431)

Reading in the Summer Mountains After Dong Yuan

China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), 15th century

Hanging scroll; ink and color on paper

Purchase, 1952

Honolulu Academy of Arts

(1664.1)

 

3.

Du Qiong (1396-1474)

Landscape

China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), 15th century

Handscroll; ink on paper

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Gustav Ecke in Honor of Herr Adam von Trott zu Solz, 1954

Honolulu Academy of Arts

(2030.1)

 

4.

Liu Jue (1410-1472)

Landscape

China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), dated 1438

Fan; ink on gold paper

Gift of Mrs. Carter Galt, 1957

Honolulu Academy of Arts

(2309.1)

 

5.

Shen Zhou (1427-1509)

Boating on an Autumn River

China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), dated 1471-1477

Hanging scroll; ink and color on paper

Gift of Mrs. Robert P. Griffing, Jr. in Honor of Her Mother, Mrs. William H. Fraser, 1961

Honolulu Academy of Arts

(2994.1)

 

6.

Wen Zhengming (1470-1559)

The Seven Junipers

China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), dated 1532

Handscroll; ink on paper

Gift of Mrs. Carter Galt, 1952

Honolulu Academy of Arts

(1666.1)

 

7.

Wen Zhengming (1470-1559)

Landscape With Cypress and Waterfall

China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), 16th century

Fan; ink and color on gold paper

Gift of Mrs. Carter Galt, 1957

Honolulu Academy of Arts

(2307.1)

 

8.

Wen Zhengming (1470-1559)

Moonlit Landscape

China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), 16th century

Fan; ink on gold paper

Gift of Mrs. Theodore A. Cooke, 1957

Honolulu Academy of Arts

(2304.1)

 

9.

Wen Boren (1502-1575)

The Red Cliff

China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), 16th century

Fan; ink and color on gold paper

Purchase, 1967

Honolulu Academy of Arts

(3507.1)

 

10.

Wen Boren (1502-1575)

Landscape

China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), dated 1564

Fan; ink and color on gold paper

Gift of Shang H. and Nell Ho, 1989

Honolulu Academy of Arts

(5911.1)

 

11.

Dong Qichang (1555-1636)

Landscape

China, Ming dynasty, 16th century

Fan; ink and color on gold paper

Purchase, 1967

Honolulu Academy of Arts

(3506.1)

 

12.

Lan Ying (1585-ca. 1664)

The Peach Blossom Spring

China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), 17th century

Hanging scroll; ink and color on silk

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Mitchell Hutchinson, 1990

Honolulu Academy of Arts

(6046.1)

 

13.

Hongren (1610-1664)

The Coming of Autumn

China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), 17th century

Hanging scroll; ink on paper

Gift of the Wilhelmina Tenney Memorial Collection, 1955

Honolulu Academy of Arts

(2045.1)

 

14.

Wang Jian (1598-1677)

Clouds and Pavilions on a Pass of the Immortals

China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), 17th century

Fan; ink and color on gold paper

Gift of Mrs. Carter Galt, 1957

Honolulu Academy of Arts

(2308.1)

 

15.

Wang Jian (1598-1677)

Landscape After Wu Zhen

China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), dated 1666

Hanging scroll; ink on gold paper

Purchase and Partial Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Mitchell Hutchinson, 1991

Honolulu Academy of Arts

(6058.1)

 

16.

Wang Hui (1632-1717)

Clearing Autumn Sky Over a Fishing Village

China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), dated 1680

Hanging scroll; ink and color on paper

Purchase, 1955

Honolulu Academy of Arts

(2031.1)

 

17.

Wang Hui (1632-1717)

Mountain Colors at Lin’an

China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), dated 1696

Handscroll; ink and color on paper

Gift of the Martha Cooke Steadman Acquisition Fund, 1960

Honolulu Academy of Arts

(2711.1)

 

18.

Huang Ding (1660-1730)

Autumn Mountains After Wang Meng

China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), dated 1697

Hanging scroll; ink and color on paper

Purchase, 1952

Honolulu Academy of Arts

(1671.1)

 

19.

Huang Ding (1660-1730)

Landscape

China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), dated 1716

Handscroll; ink on paper

Purchase, 1970

Honolulu Academy of Arts

(3724.1)

 

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