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Chinese War Scene
  • unknown maker from China
  • Chinese War Scene, late 1800s, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • 13 Chinese War Scenes
  • Where object was made: China
  • color woodcut
  • Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Gift of Wu Ying
  • Not on display
  • 1977.0062.c

Group of figures wearing red, blue, green and white clothing, are standing around two larger figures seated in the center left. Behind the men on the wall is a print of a dragon. In the left background is a stepped walkway leading to a pagoda(?).