Eight Views of the Xiao and Xiang Rivers (Xiao-Xiang ba jing 瀟湘八景) (y1984-14 a-b)

Chinese, Southern Song dynasty, 1127–1279
Place made: China

Eight Views of the Xiao and Xiang Rivers (Xiao-Xiang ba jing 瀟湘八景), ca. 1150

Pair of handscrolls; ink and light colors on silk
Painting (each section, average): 23.4 x 90.7 cm. (9 3/16 x 35 11/16 in.)
Frontispiece (a): 23.6 x 87.5 cm. (9 5/16 x 34 7/16 in.)
Mount: h. 25 cm. (9 13/16 in.)
Edward L. Elliott Family Collection. Museum purchase, Fowler McCormick, Class of 1921, Fund
y1984-14 a-b