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Washing the Sacred Elephant

Artist:
Unidentified Artist
Artist:
Copy after Qian Xuan (Chinese, ca. 1235–before 1307)
Period:
Ming (1368–1644) or Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Culture:
China
Medium:
Handscroll; ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
13 3/8 x 22 1/2 in. (34.0 x 57.2 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
From the Collection of A. W. Bahr, Purchase, Fletcher Fund, 1947
Accession Number:
47.18.96
Not on view
Signature: Signed and inscribed: Wuxing Qian Xüan hua [trans.: painted by Qian Xüan of Wuxing (city in Zhekiang)] by. C.C.W.
[ A. W. Bahr , until 1947; sold to MMA]
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