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An image of Lotus and a poem in running script by SHEN Yuhuan
Alternate image of Lotus and a poem in running script by SHEN Yuhuan Alternate image of Lotus and a poem in running script by SHEN Yuhuan Alternate image of Lotus and a poem in running script by SHEN Yuhuan

SHEN Yuhuan

(China  – post 1950)

Title
Lotus and a poem in running script
Place of origin
China
Media category
Painting
Materials used
fan; ink and colour on paper
Dimensions

31.0 x 49.4 cm

Credit
Gift of Dr. James Hayes 2009
Accession number
202.2009
Location
Not on display
Further information

Shen Yuhuan, a native of Suzhou in Jiangsu, was the younger sister of Shen Junru (1875-1963). She was a renown Chinese politician and the first President of the People’ Supreme Court of China. After 1949, she served as a researcher at the Shanghai Literature and History Archives, and excelled in calligraphy, painting and seal carving.

Asian Art Department, AGNSW, April 2009.

Exhibition history (1)

One hundred flowers (2011), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 01 Sep 2011–15 Jan 2012