Landscape, 1857 Ink and color on silk, hanging scroll, inscribed with poetic inscription and dated dingsi (1857), signed Qian Shugai, followed by two rectangular relief seals of the artist reading Qian Song Zhiyin, and Shu Gai. 34 3/4 x 10 1/2in (88.3 x 26.7cm)
Qian Song was not only well-known as a painter, he was also a highly regarded seal carver. Together with Huang Yi and Ding Jing, Qian Song was considered to be one of the "Eight Xiling Masters".
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