Qian Xuan (1235-circa 1303)
Watermelons on a leafy vine
Inscribed with a poem
Signed Shunju, five seals of the artist
Ink and color on silk
Image 9 x 18 1/4 inches
Christie's, New York, Fine Chinese Paintings and Calligraphy, June 3, 1987
Kaikodo, New York, NY, Kaikodo Journal XVII Autumn 2000
Li Zuoxian, Shu hua jian ying (Reflections on Calligraphy and Painting), preface dated 1871, volume 20, pp.3-4
C The Julien Studley Collection
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