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Asian Art

Official Plowing

19th century

Ink and color on pith paper

without mounting: 6 3/4 × 10 3/16 in. (17.2 × 25.8 cm)
with mounting: 8 7/16 × 10 7/8 in. (21.4 × 27.7 cm)
Gift of Robert W. Carle, B.A. 1897
1958.2.19
Geography: 
China
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Other
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