Artist Shen Shichong, Chinese, active ca. 1607-1640
  • Landscapes After Old Masters
Date 1619
Medium Ink and watercolor on paper
Dimensions Image: 12 inches × 8 3/4 inches (30.5 × 22.2 cm)
Mount (open): 15 × 21 1/4 inches (38.1 × 54 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, New Endowment Fund and Henry Ford II Fund
Accession Number 78.46.3
Department Asian Art
On View Chinese Art N1DD, Level 1 (see map)
Marks Stamps, in red, lower right: [artist seals of Contag and Wang #7]
Walter Hochstadter (Hong Kong);
(Dr. Frederick Baekeland, New York, New York, USA);
1978-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Cahill, James, ed. The Restless Landscape: Chinese Painting of the Late Ming Period. University Art Museum. Berkeley, 1971, no. 30 (ill.), pp. 86-87.

Chinese Art in Overseas Collections. Taipei, 1988, fig. 82.

"Family Art Game." DIA Advertising Supplement, Detroit Free Press, April 28, 1991, p. 21 (ill.).

Augustin, Birgitta. “Idealist Painting and the Samurai.” Bulletin of the DIA 88, no. 1/4 (2014): pp. 97, 101 (fig. 18).

Bieberly, Rebecca. “Envisioning Prints as Paintings: Folios from Chinese Art Books in the Detroit Institute of Arts.” Bulletin of the DIA 92, no. 1/4 (2018): p. 31.