Mi Fu (1051 - 1107)
unmounted, ink rubbing on rice paper, 25 x 57 in.
The streets of capital
Cen Zhijing, 519 - 579
Capital is lively in spring - its streets and ferry crossing. Roadside peaches and plums are beginning to blossom; mulberries are growing delicate leaves. Girls are decked out in new appearance to admire handsome bachelors passing by.