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近代 溥儒 馬 軸
Horse

Artist:
Pu Ru (Chinese, 1896–1963)
Date:
dated 1931
Culture:
China
Medium:
Hanging scroll; ink on bark paper
Dimensions:
Overall: 25 7/8 x 10 5/8in. (65.7 x 27cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert Hatfield Ellsworth, in memory of La Ferne Hatfield Ellsworth, 1986
Accession Number:
1986.267.269
Not on view
Signature: Pu Ru
Dated: the 6th month of 1931

Artist's inscription: The autumn grass thins out in the empty forest. The fine horse's aspiration is to go another thousand miles.

Artist's seals: 1. Old aristocrat (square, red characters)
2. I am really terribly drunk (square, white characters)

Marking: Collectors' seals: Robert Hatfield Ellsworth
Robert Hatfield Ellsworth , New York, until 1986; donated to MMA
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