Lot n° 5
300 - 400
"Su Wu guards the rams", China, late 19th... - Lot 5 - Coutau-Bégarie
"Su Wu guards the rams", China, late 19th century
Folded paper fan leaf, and laminated to paper. Indian ink wash. Calligraphy on the left and red stamp. The composition is based on the story of
Su Wu, the Emperor's diplomat, who lives in seclusion among his rams, according to the "Book of Hans".
Height 18.2 cm x width 48 cm (tears, incomplete)
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