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Fan box

Artist:
Unidentified Artist
Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Qianlong period (1736–95)
Culture:
China
Medium:
Cedarwood
Dimensions:
14 x 4 in. (35.6 x 10.2 cm)
Classification:
Woodwork
Credit Line:
Anonymous Gift, 1942
Accession Number:
42.151.3
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed (on cover, outside): A pair of Imperial fans (in gold characters on wood); (inside box): Landscape fan ordered by the Emperor and painted by Guan Huai (repeated twice, in gold characters on wood).
Private Collection , New York (until 1942; donated to MMA)
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