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An image of The red phoenix by WANG Xu

WANG Xu

(China  – )

Title
The red phoenix
Place of origin
China
Period
Qing dynasty 1644 - 1911 → China
Media category
Painting
Materials used
handing scroll; ink and colour on silk
Dimensions

137.0 x 65.0 cm image; 162.0 x 87.0 cm scroll

Signature & date
Signed u.l. corner, in Chinese, inscribed in black ink "...painted by Xuezhou Wang Xu".
Credit
Purchased 1939
Accession number
6888
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Zeny Edwards, William Hardy Wilson: artist, architect, orientalist, visionary, Sydney, 2001, 184 (colour illus.).

Jill Sykes (Editor), Look, Newtown, Apr 2002, 5 (colour illus.).