Natural Rock Bridge

Ming dynasty (1368–1644), dated 1556. Artist: Lu Zhi (Chinese, 1495–1576).

Hanging scroll; ink and color on paper


Image: 133 x 62.9 cm

Overall with mounting: 229.9 x 78.7 cm

Overall with knobs: 229.9 x 88.9 cm

Gift of Michael B. Weisbrod, 1989 to the Metropolitan Museum

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C.K. Chan Collection, New York & Hong Kong

Michael B. Weisbrod, Inc. at the Carlyle, New York City,

Private Canadian Collection


C.K. Chan, Zhongguo Gudai Fodiao (Ancient Chinese Buddhist Sculpture), Taiwan, 1989, no. 74 Central Academy of Art, Zhongguo Gudai Fodiao Xuankan (Selections of Ancient Chinese Buddhist Sculpture)

Michael B. Weisbrod, Inc. at the Cartyle, New York City, Buddhist Sculpture: Design and Influence, 1992, no. 21


National Museum of History, Taipei, "The C.K. Chan Collection", Taipei, 1985 -1987

Michael B. Weisbrod, Inc. at the Cartyle, New York City, Buddhist Sculpture: Design and Influence, 1992, no. 21

The Weisbrod Collection


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