About This Artwork

Artist unknown [spurious signature of Zhao Mengfu (1254-1322), dated1301]

A Hunt in the Mountains of Heaven, Late Ming /early Qing dynasty, 17th century

Handscroll; ink and colors on paper
12 7/8 x 354 in. (33.3 x 899.2 cm)

Kate S. Buckingham Endowment, 1953.280

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Publication History

Clarissa von Spee, "Visiting Steles: Variations on a Painting Theme," Shane McCausland and Yin Hwang, On Telling Images of China: Essays in Narrative Painting and Visual Culture (Hong Kong U Press, 2014), pp. 228-230, Fig. 7.8.

Interpretive Resources

View mobile website