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China Anonymous, Chinese
Unmounted Scroll of an Ancestral Portrait, n. d.
Paint on Silk
62 1/2 in. x 37 3/16 in. (158.75 cm x 94.46 cm)

Object Type: Scroll
Technique: Brushwork
Creation Place: Asia, China
Credit Line: Gift of Johan Wilhelm Norman Munthe
Accession Number: XX.1.77

No marks, seals, or signatures.

Multicolored paints brushed onto silk, with an off-white silk brocade border.

Object Description
Unmounted vertical scroll of a seated nobleman in a blue robe. A table bearing a bronze vase with peacock feathers is in the background on the man's left, and an identical table with a statue of a fu dog is on his right. A carpet underneath his feet has a traditional Chinese design.

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