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Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Two Magpies on a Branch
Date (Execution) : unknown; 16thC style
Geographical Origin : China
Cultural Group :
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Medium / Material  : ink and white paper
Support / Technique : silk
Object Type : drawings (visual works); hanging scrolls
Visual Description : Two magpies on a flowering branch done in 16th century Academic Style. The subject of the painting are two magpies sitting upon a branch. The magpie is a common bird in China; it is regarded as a good omen.
Accession # : M964.1.1
Width (cm) : 37.80
Height (cm) : 82.00
Depth (cm) :
Mandatory Credit : Bequest of John and Katharine Maltwood
Artist Statement :