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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2003.58.1
People
Attributed to Wu Changshi [Wu Ch'ang-shih], Chinese (1844 - 1927)
Title
Three Praying Mantises on a Stalk of Bamboo
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
hanging scroll, painting
Date
20th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, China
Culture
Chinese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/93624
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Hanging scroll; ink and slight color on paper; with inscription, signature, and seal, all purportedly of th artist; the square, red, intaglio seal reading "Chang Shi"
Dimensions
29.5 x 36.8 cm (11 5/8 x 14 1/2 in.)
Provenance
Ex-collection: Kyle Edward Wilson, Jr., Alvin, Texas
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of David Berg, Esq., by exchange
Accession Year
2003
Object Number
2003.58.1
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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