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Epistolary Poem in Running Script Main Body: Leaf 1

Zhong Xiao (late 15th – mid–16th century)

Art Museum, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Art Museum, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong

奉次佳作,聊伸謝私,非敢謂之詩也,乞覽教擲下,幸幸!書錦寧誇五馬榮,擔頭還有皂囊輕。名完公與高山重,才薄吾慚半級陞。去馬不如歸馬逸,雲臺爭似釣臺清。

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  • Title: Epistolary Poem in Running Script Main Body: Leaf 1
  • Creator: Zhong Xiao (late 15th – mid–16th century)
  • Date Created: Dated 19th August, 1530
  • Physical Dimensions: 2 leaves, 26.5 cm × 42 cm, 26.5 cm × 36 cm
  • Provenance: Gift of Mr. Ho Iu-kwong, Mr. Huo Pao-tsai, Chong Yun & Sons Estates Limited, The S.H. Ho Foundation Limited, Sir Quo-wei Lee, Mr. Brian McElney, Mr. Quincy Chuang Kwei-lun, Sir Sidney Gordon, Mr. Ko Fook-son, Mr. Lai Tak, Mr. Lin Po-shou, Mr. T.Y. Chao, Mr. Liu Han-tang, Mr. Yeung Wing-tak, Mr. Yung Hung-ching, Mr. Stanley Kuo Cheng-dai, Dr. Lee Jung-sen, Mr. K.K. Tse, and Mr. Shum Choi-sang
  • Type: Calligraphy; Album leaves
  • Rights: Collection of Art Museum, CUHK
  • Medium: Ink on gold-flecked paper
  • Accession number: 1973.0080

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