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Praying Mantis on Bamboo
  • Zhao Shao’ang
    1905–1998
    born: Guangzhou, Guangdong province, China ; died: Hong Kong, China ; active: China
  • Praying Mantis on Bamboo, 1900s
  • Where object was made: China
  • ink, color on paper
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 58.4 x 88.9 cm
  • Gift from the Ssu-ch'uan-ko Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1996.0170
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Curved bamboo stalk with an insect. Mounted for framing.