Wang Lü, Landscapes of Mount Hua (Huashan)


Wang Lü, Landscapes of Mount Hua (Huashan), album leaves, 1384 (Ming Dynasty, China), ink on paper (Shanghai Museum), speakers: Dr. Kristen Loring Brennan and Dr. Steven Zucker

Wang Lü studied medicine and climbed the sacred Mount Hua. He recorded that journey, emulating Southern Song painters, in this 40 leaf album—his only extant work.

Cite this page as: Dr. Kristen Loring Brennan and Dr. Steven Zucker, "Wang Lü, Landscapes of Mount Hua (Huashan)," in Smarthistory, September 17, 2020, accessed October 25, 2020, https://smarthistory.org/wang-lu-landscapes-of-mount-hua-huashan/.