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Object Number:85-37-10
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Sichuan
Jiading
Date Made: 1930's
Early Date: 1930
Late Date: 1939
Section:Asian
Materials:Ink
Rice Paper
Iconography:Figure
Credit Line:Gift of Anneliese Gutkind-Bulling, 1985
Other Number:10 - Other Number

Description

Seated Figure possibly from Shiziwan, Leshan. Possibly related to certain poses or methods for warding off spirits. This suggestion is drawn from descriptions of such methods in the excavated texts from Shuihudi. Black ink on rice paper. From Han tomb reliefs. Figure.

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