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現代 謝稚柳 枝禽圖 鏡片
Bird on a Branch
Xie Zhiliu (Chinese, 1910–1997)
Drawing; pencil and ink on paper
10 3/4 x 13 5/8 in. (27.3 x 34.6 cm)
Gift of Sarah Shay, 2005
Not on view
In this sheet, we see how Xie freely manipulated various motifs to create new compositions. The twig upon which the bird is perched adjoins a vertical branch. The cluster of leaves at lower right has been carried over from the preceding image but has been simplified and rotated ninety degrees clockwise.