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Portrait of a Warrior

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China Anonymous, Chinese
Portrait of a Warrior, Ink on Silk
44 13/16 in. x 20 7/16 in. (113.82 cm x 51.91 cm)

Object Type: Painting
Technique: Brushwork
Creation Place: Asia, China
Credit Line: Gift of Johan Wilhelm Norman Munthe
Accession Number: XX.1.55

Old number "L1780/17" written in pencil on the backing paper.

Signed with a square red ink seal in the upper left. There is a larger square red ink seal in the lower right corner of the image. There is a vertical strip of brocade with characters upon it afixed to the upper right corner of the back.

Black ink brushed onto silk, with a light grey silk brocade border.

Object Description
Mounted vertical scroll of a man with a sword tied to his back. He is dressed in a cap and robe, and has a bushy beard and mustache. The man is quite ugly, and unrefined in appearance. His gaze is directed to his right.

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