Walking on a Mountain Path in Spring

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Walking on a Mountain Path in Spring
Willows grow on the bank of a stream, orioles chirp, and a scholar in white robes wearing a translucent stiff cap walks in solitude, followed by servant boy carrying a lute.
Artist Ma Yuan
Year Southern Song Dynasty
Type ink on silk
Dimensions 27.4 cm × 43.1 cm (10.8 in × 17.0 in)
Location National Palace Museum, Taipei

Walking on a Mountain Path in Spring (Chinese: 山徑春行) is a painting by Chinese artist Ma Yuan. It is painted on an album leaf, which also contains Emperor Ningzong's poem inscribed in the upper right corner.[1]

Mountain Path is done in Ma Yuan's "One-Corner Ma" style, where most of the painting's imagery is in one corner.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "National Palace Museum". Retrieved 18 October 2012.