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Rubbing from the Wu Family Shrines, Front Shrine, Recess, East Wall
  • China
  • Rubbing from the Wu Family Shrines, Front Shrine, Recess, East Wall, Han dynasty (206 BCE–220 CE)
  • Where object was made: China
  • ink on paper, rubbing
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 64 x 64 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 25 3/16 x 25 3/16 in
  • Gift of Mr. Laurence Sickman
  • Not on display
  • 1981.0007.11
Description
Literature

There are 4 registers to this composition. There are riders on horses on the lowest level. Standing figures are shown on the 3rd lowest level and above this are two tiers of mythical looking scenes. This is numbered 13-116 by Chavannes.