Calligraphy couplet in running script

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Maker(s)
Artist: Wu Changshuo 吳昌碩 (1844-1927)
Historical period(s)
Modern period, 1920
Medium
Pair of hanging scrolls; ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (each): 184.9 x 46.6 cm (72 13/16 x 18 3/8 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Robert Hatfield Ellsworth in honor of the 75th Anniversary of the Freer Gallery of Art
Collection
Robert Hatfield Ellsworth collection
Accession Number
F1997.68.1-2
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Calligraphy
Type

Hanging scrolls

Keywords
China, couplet, Modern period (1912 - present), Robert Hatfield Ellsworth collection, running script, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Robert Hatfield Ellsworth 1929-2014

Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum