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Lotus and Dragon Fly



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Artwork Details

Creation Date
ink and color on paper
Object Types
scroll paintings

26-1/8 x 13-3/8 in. (image) 36-13/16 x 16-9/16 in. (installed)

Modern {Chinese period}
Mark Description

Seal: Bai Signed: Baishi made (zuo)

Accession Number
Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Irving Y. Lo

Public Domain

Asian Art (Chinese and other Asian)

Color Palette

First maternal cousin of Irving Lo*. Mr. and Mrs. Irving Lo, Saint Peter, Minnesota, in 1945; given to the Indianapolis Museum of Art ini 2007. *Lena's email of 16 May 2007: "...I know the one of lotus and dragonfly because I was there when Irving's first cousin on his mother's side handed the scroll to Irving. This cousin's father owned a Chinese pharmacy and was wealthy enough to collect the best in Chinese art. The cousin wanted Irving to have something from his family as a wedding present when we were in Foozhou in l945..."

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