An image of Lotus and a poem in running script

SHEN Yuhuan

(China  – post 1950)

Lotus and a poem in running script

Location
Not on display
Further information

Shen Yuhuan, a native of Suzhou in Jiangsu, was the younger sister of Shen Junru (1875-1963). She was a renown Chinese politician and the first President of the People’ Supreme Court of China. After 1949, she served as a researcher at the Shanghai Literature and History Archives, and excelled in calligraphy, painting and seal carving.

Asian Art Department, AGNSW, April 2009.

Place of origin
China
Media
Painting
Medium
fan; ink and colour on paper
Dimensions
31.0 x 49.4 cm
Credit
Gift of Dr. James Hayes 2009
Accession number
202.2009