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Two Horses
  • Xu Beihong
    1895–1953
    born: Yixing, Jiangsu province, China ; died: Beijing, China
  • Two Horses, 1947, Republic of China (1911–1949)
  • Where object was made: China
  • ink, color on paper
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 109.7 x 53.5 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 43 3/16 x 21 1/16 in
    Mount Dimensions: 177.8 x 59.3 cm
  • Gift of Dr. William P. Fenn
  • Not on display
  • 1978.0112
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Brushworked horse with colt walking from the right. A large mare with a dappled coat and a long mane and tail stands in front of the colt.There are tree limbs across the top. The paper is vertically ribbed with brown lines, and some spots.