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Travelogue in image and verse

early 19th century
Yang Changxu
Calligrapher Ma Yingchao
Calligrapher Shen Shuji
Overall: 38.1 x 24.1 cm (15 x 9 1/2 in.) Image: 30.2 x 19.4 cm (11 7/8 x 7 5/8 in.)
Ink and color on paper

Classification: Paintings

Culture: Chinese

Period: Qing dynasty

Accession number: 2008.1506.1-8

Provenance/Ownership History: Richard Bryant Hobart (b. 1885 - d. 1963), Cambridge, MA; by inheritance to his daughter, Mabel Hobart Cabot, Cambridge; 2008, gift of Mrs. Cabot to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 17, 2008)

Gift of Mabel Hobart Cabot in memory of her father Richard B. Hobart