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Inscription on the Stone Drums, and the Bilou Stele: Calligraphy in Seal Script

A work made of hanging scroll; ink on paper.
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  • A work made of hanging scroll; ink on paper.

Date:

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Artist:

Qian Daxin
Chinese, 1728-1804

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Qian Daxin

Title

Inscription on the Stone Drums, and the Bilou Stele: Calligraphy in Seal Script

Place

Northern China (Artist's nationality)

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Artist's working dates 1728–1804

Medium

Hanging scroll; ink on paper

Dimensions

125.6 × 31 cm (49 1/2 × 12 1/4 in.); Mount: 217.5 × 52.3 cm (85 11/16 × 20 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. George Fan

Reference Number

2004.750

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