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Handscroll container and ink sticks
1875

Medium
watercolour and brush and ink on paper, woodblock, ink sticks
Measurements
(a) 22.9 × 49.8 cm (image and sheet) 22.9 × 79.8 cm (mount)
(b) 30.9 × 33.6 cm (image and sheet) (text sheet)
(c) 1.1 × 1.1 × 14.7 cm (ink stick)
(d) 0.7 × 2.0 × 14.7 cm (ink stick)
(e) 0.9 × 2.3 × 14.3 cm (ink stick)
(f) 0.9 × 3.4 × 11.2 cm (ink stick)
(g) 0.8 × 1.9 × 11.2 cm (ink stick)
(h) 0.8 × 3.9 × 6.6 cm (ink stick)
(i) 0.9 × 1.9 × 6.4 cm (ink stick)
(j) 0.7 × 3.5 × 6.0 cm (ink stick)
(k) 0.5 × 1.8 × 6.0 cm (ink stick)
(l) 0.7 × 5.1 × 4.1 cm (ink stick)
Place/s of Execution
China
Inscription
(b) printed in ink (in Chinese characters): (text stating that these objects were made in the first year of the reign of Guangxu (1875-1908) of the Qing dynasty (1644-1911))
Accession Number
2001.144.a-l
Department
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Kaiser Bequest, 2001
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Gordon Darling Foundation
Gallery location
Asian Art Gallery - Tombs and Burial Wares
Level 1, NGV International