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Preformer (potter)
  • Liu Jingui
    active: China
  • Preformer (potter)
  • Where object was made: China
  • ink and color on paper
  • Object Height/Width: 46.3 x 55.1 cm
    Object Height/Width: 18 1/4 x 21 11/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 24 x 28 in
  • Gift of Moseman Collection of Agrarian Art
  • Not on display
  • 2015.0169
Description

A seated potter holds a pot in his left hand, and paints on leaves with his right. An an apron is draped over his lap, and a scarf tied over his head. Round glasses rest on the bridge of his nose. Behind him are several more pots.