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Subject:Please help read scroll poem?
Posted By: Rachael Tue, Sep 29, 2020 IP: 2601:6c4:380:68a0:7d

Hello. Please help translating writings on this scroll painting. This looks old, how old do you think this is?
Thank you so much!

Subject:Re: Please help read scroll poem?
Posted By: I.Nagy Wed, Sep 30, 2020

There is no poem, only colophon, which reads,
Painted by Master Zhou Yuan at the Ming Jiang River
at Lan Xiang Ge (Orchid Fragrance Studio)
周垣氏 - Master Zhou Yuan

Master Zhou Yuan 周垣 (Year of birth and death unknown)
Was a less known painter at the end of Qing Dynasty and beginning of Republic era
Some of the artist's works are sold on Chinese auction sites.

With regards,
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