Accession Nr.: 2769
Type: painting
Date of production:
First half of the 18th century
Qing dynasty
Place of production:
Acquisition: bequest of Zoltán Felvinczi Takács
Signed: Signed as Qipei in the upper right corner
Materials: paper; wooden frame
Techniques: ink
Dimensions: width: 72.5 cm
length: 135 cm
Gao Qipei spent his youth in Jianchang, the southeast region of Jiangxi province. In his picture entitled The Hermit, he depicts the figure with bent back and curly, bushy hair. The painting in possession of the Hopp Museum is an authentic copy of the original. The artist might be one of Gao Qipei’s close disciples.

Five seals. Two readable seals after the inscription: Li Jietong, Tieqiao.