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Asian Art
Artist: Ni Chengkuan, Chinese, 1712–1783

Calligraphy in Running script (Xing shu)

18th century

Hanging scroll, ink on paper

without mounting: 38 3/8 × 18 9/16 in. (97.4 × 47.2 cm)
with mounting: 77 3/4 × 23 7/8 in. (197.5 × 60.7 cm)
with rollers: 27 15/16 in. (71 cm)
The Clyde and Helen Wu Collection of Chinese Painting, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Clyde Wu
2003.141.3
Geography: 
China
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Classification: 
Calligraphy
Provenance: 

Dr. and Mrs. Clyde Wu, Grosse Pointe, MI

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