| Associations | Articles | Exhibitions | Galleries

Visitors' Forum

Asian Art  Forums - Detail List
Asian Art Forums

Message Listing by Date:
Message Index | Back | Post a New Message | Search | Private Mail | FAQ
Subject:Two pictures ive found
Posted By: Will hopewell-ryan Mon, Oct 12, 2020 IP: 2a02:c7f:523c:5d00:a

Does anyone know of these and if there worth anything, they have markings on them but cant find anywhere.

Subject:Re: Two pictures ive found
Posted By: rat Tue, Oct 13, 2020

no, the first one is a forgery pretending to be by Wu Zhen, this picture is the closest thing like it that is supposedly done by Wu himself:

Second one is a reproduction of a picture attributed to Ma Yuan, now in the National Palace Museum I think

Subject:Re: Two pictures ive found
Posted By: I.Nagy Wed, Oct 14, 2020

Inscriptions on the 1st picture,
至正二年春 - In the Spring of the 2nd Year of Zhisheng (1342)
毫墨 - Brush and ink
梅道人 - Meidaoren - One of the pseudonyms used by Wu Zhen
呉鎭之印 - Seal of Wu Zhen

With regards,
I.Nagy | Associations | Articles | Exhibitions | Galleries |