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Quatrain in Five-syllable Verse

Artist:
Sun Yueban (Chinese, 1639–1708)
Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Culture:
China
Medium:
Hanging scroll; ink on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 52 x 17 in. (132.1 x 43.2 cm)
Overall: 77 x 22 3/4 in. (195.6 x 57.8 cm)
Overall with knobs: 77 x 26 5/8 in. (195.6 x 67.6 cm)
Classification:
Calligraphy
Credit Line:
Bequest of John M. Crawford Jr., 1988
Accession Number:
1989.363.150
Not on view
Signature: Signed, undated, three artist's seals.

Inscription: Label: Anonymous, one line in running script.
John M. Crawford Jr. , New York (until d. 1988; bequeathed to MMA)
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