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Title

Huai Su is learning calligraphy; he plants banana trees to write on the leaf

1988


Artist

Ya Ming

China

1924 - 2002


Details


Place where the work was made

China


Date

1988


Media category

Painting


Materials used

hanging scroll; ink on paper


Dimensions

68.5 x 45.0 cm


Signature & date

Signed and dated u.l., in Chinese, inscribed in black ink “the autumn of the year of Wucheng (1988)…Ya Ming”.
Signed u.l., in Chinese, stamped in red ink "Yaming [artist's seal]".


Credit

Gift of the artist 1988


Location

Not on display


Accession number

177.1997


Artist information

Ya Ming

Works in the collection

2


Place

Where the work was made
China

Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


  • Art of the brush, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 23 Sep 1995–12 Nov 1995