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近代 吳昌碩 插瓶蘭花 軸
Orchid in a Vase

Artist:
Wu Changshuo (Chinese, 1844–1927)
Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Date:
dated 1902
Culture:
China
Medium:
Hanging scroll; ink on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 38 1/2 × 8 in. (97.8 × 20.3 cm) Overall with mounting: 81 1/4 × 14 7/8 in. (206.4 × 37.8 cm) Overall with knobs: 81 1/4 × 19 in. (206.4 × 48.3 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert Hatfield Ellsworth, in memory of La Ferne Hatfield Ellsworth, 1986
Accession Number:
1986.267.126
Not on view
Signature: Hutie
Dated 12th day of the second month of 1902

Artist's inscription: Done in the mood of Dunxiucai's poem

Artist's seals: 1. Wu Changshuo (square, white characters)
2. Deaf One (square, red characters)
3. Fou, without errors (square, white characters)

Marking: Collector's seals:
1. Qiran's ink acquaintances (rectangular, red characters)
2. Yühua-an (rectangular, red characters)
3. Zhishi's cherished pieces (square, red characters)
4 and 5. Robert Hatfield Ellwsorth
6. Fuzhai (square, white characters)
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