Sixteen scenes of life of the famous Kwo Tsu -I

Sixteen scenes of life of the famous Kwo Tsu -I

Artist: Hsiano Yuin (Chinese)

Culture: Chinese
Date: 19th-early 20th century
Dimensions:
image: 8 3/4 x 18 7/8 in. (22.2 x 48 cm)
sheet: 16 7/16 x 23 9/16 in. (41.7 x 59.8 cm)
Classification: EASTERN
Credit Line: Selection from the Peterson Collection, Gift of William Bingham II
Object number: 41.15.19
Descriptionsubject is Kuo Tzu-i, who was a famous general from the T'ang Dynasty (618-906).
Inscribed: l.c. stamped in red: [artist's seal]; along lower edge in ink: Fan 6 1/2 x 19" Depicts in 16 scenes life of the famous Kwo Tsu -I the generalissimo during the reighs of T'ang emperors - the colors on paper by Hsiao Yuin who lived in reigns of/ - last two Ming emperors; l.r. in pencil: Substitute for 83 catalogue; l.r. in blue pencil: 83A; l.r. on blue sticker: WILLIAMS PC.19
Terms
  • figures
  • interiors
  • scenes
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