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Title

Dongfang Su, a Daoist Immortal

18th century

Artists

Unknown Artist

  • Details

    Other Title
    Figure of Tung fang So
    Place where the work was made
    China
    Period
    Qianlong 1736 - 1795 Qing dynasty 1644 - 1911 → China
    Date
    18th century
    Media category
    Ceramic
    Materials used
    porcelain, glazes
    Dimensions
    48.3 cm
    Credit
    Purchased 1921
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    9952.28
    Copyright

    Reproduction requests

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  • Places

    Where the work was made

    China

  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 1 exhibition

    • Walking with gods, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 01 Jun 2019–05 Jan 2020

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 2 publications

  • Provenance

    Captain G.W. Eedy, pre Apr 1921, Sydney/New South Wales/Australia, acquired in China. Offered for sale by James R. Lawson, 11 October 1921, lot 359. Purchased by Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney Oct 1921.