Melting the Gold and Predicting the Future

A work made of hanging scroll; ink and color on silk.

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  • A work made of hanging scroll; ink and color on silk.

Date:

Qing dynasty (1644–1911), 1901

Artist:

Yu Guiyan (郁桂岩 )
Chinese (1859-1930?)

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Artist

Yu Guiyan

Title

Melting the Gold and Predicting the Future

Origin

China

Date

1901

Medium

Hanging scroll; ink and color on silk

Inscriptions

Inscription across top, dated 1901 by Guiyen, Yu Ju Red collection seal lower right.

Dimensions

40 1/2 × 15 1/2 in.

Credit Line

Gift of Florence Ayscough and Harley Farnsworth MacNair

Reference Number

1943.123

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