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Title

The red phoenix


Artist

WANG Xu

China


Details


Place where the work was made

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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

6888


Artist information

WANG Xu

Works in the collection

1


Place

Where the work was made
China

Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


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

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