Scroll of Commission, Inscribed by Unidentified Artist, Handscroll; silk, China

清 佚名 楷書英連成父母 誥命 卷
Scroll of Commission

Calligrapher:
Inscribed by Unidentified Artist
Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Date:
dated 1862
Culture:
China
Medium:
Handscroll; silk
Dimensions:
11 3/16 x 138 in. (28.4 x 350.5 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Gift of Frances Morris, 1949
Accession Number:
49.83
Not on view
Inscription: Artist’s inscription and signature (46 columns in standard script)

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英誠公連成之父母

Followed by 50 columns in Manchurian.
Frances Morris , Ridgefield, CT (until 1949; donated to MMA)