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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1935.36.120
Title
Opera-Scene Print: The Capture of Fang La, a Scene from Outlaws of the Marsh
Other Titles
Original Language Title: Ch'in Fang Hsi
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
early 20th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, China, Tianjin, Yangliuqing
Period
Qing dynasty, 1644-1911
Culture
Chinese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/206029
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper; with printed inscription of title "Qin Fang La" ("The Capture of Fang La"), and character names from right to left: "Fang La", "Mu Da Chong: Gu Da Sao" ("Gu the Tigress") and "Mu Ye Cha: Sun Er Niang" ("Sun the Witch"), also the print shop name: "Da Shun Hua Dian" ("Da Shun Print Shop"). Probably from Yangliuqing, Tianjin.
Dimensions
34.3 x 25 cm (13 1/2 x 9 13/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: "Da Shun Huadian"
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Langdon Warner
Accession Year
1935
Object Number
1935.36.120
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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