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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 on tracing paper
Overall: 7 7/8 x 15 11/16 in. (20 x 39.8 cm)
Gift of Sarah Shay, 2005
Not on view
This is one of four drawings in which Xie repeated an image of the same bird but experimented with various configurations of branches and leaves. Because this drawing is done in pencil and is the most complex of the four, it may have been the starting point of the series.