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The Ancient Poet Qu Yuan in Duanwu Day
  • Ya Ming
    1924–2002
    born: Hefei, Anhui province, China ; active: China
  • The Ancient Poet Qu Yuan in Duanwu Day, 1979
  • Where object was made: China
  • ink, color on paper, mounted on silk
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 69 x 45.5 cm
    Mount Dimensions: 170 x 58.3 cm
    Roller Dimensions: 3 x 68 cm
  • Gift of Yao-wen and Chu-tsing Li
  • Not on display
  • 2002.0123
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A long-haired and bearded figure emerging from right amidst water reeds. Wavy line indicating river on background. Small vertical slip outside the scroll.