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清 翁同龢 對軸
Regular-script Calligraphic Couplet

Artist:
Weng Tonghe (Chinese, 1830–1904)
Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Culture:
China
Medium:
Pair of hanging scrolls; ink on red printed paper
Dimensions:
Image (each): 92 5/8 x 17 7/8 in. (235.3 x 45.4 cm) Overall with mounting (each): 114 1/2 x 22 in. (290.8 x 55.9 cm)
Classification:
Calligraphy
Credit Line:
Seymour Fund, 1976
Accession Number:
1976.384.2a, b
Not on view
Inscription: Artist's inscription and signature (4 columns in standard script)

體性溫仁比蹤豹產,
行誼高劭贋姿管蘇。
敬齋二兄世大人正捥,叔平弟翁同龢

Artist's seals

Wen Tonghe yin 翁同龢印
Shuping 叔平
C.H. Mao , Taipei, until 1976; sold to MMA]
New Haven. Yale University Art Gallery. "Traces of the Brush: Studies in Chinese Calligraphy," April 6, 1977–June 27, 1977.

University Art Museum, University of California at Berkeley. "Traces of the Brush: Studies in Chinese Calligraphy," September 20, 1977–November 27, 1977.

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