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Title

Set of four calligraphy scrolls,

1924


Artist

Zeng Xi

China

1861 - 1930


Details


Place where the work was made

China


Date

1924


Media category

Calligraphy


Materials used

hanging scroll; ink on paper


Dimensions

151.0 x 40.0 cm


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l., in Chinese, inscribed in black ink "Nongran Xi aged 66".


Credit

Gift of Karen and Leon Wender in honour of Edward Sternberg 1995


Location

Not on display


Accession number

178.1997.4


Artist information

Zeng Xi

Works in the collection

4


Place

Where the work was made
China

Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Jackie Menzies, Art of the Brush - Chinese & Japanese painting calligraphy, Sydney, 1995, 6 (illus.).