Po Lo by Chao Meng-Fu

Lateral scroll of 'Po Lo examining the points of a horse' with courtiers.


Details

Medium:
Monochrome ink and wash
Dimensions:
106 x 31 cm
Art Fund grant:
£20 ( Total: £20)
Acquired in:
1944
Vendor:
Auction from the collection Sir Michael Sadler

A version of a popular composition dating from the Tang period (618-906). The style is Northern Sung, (960-1127).Unsigned; a colophon by a Chinese scholar attributes it to Chao

Provenance

From the collection of Sir Michael Sadler

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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