Zhao Shouquan

(China 1858 – early 20th century)

Couplet in seal script

Location
Not on display
Further information

Zhao Shouquan was the stepson of Zhao Zhiqian (1829-1884). He was a native of Shaoxing in Zhejiang province and a renowned Shanghai School painter who was considered one of the few 19th century artists who excelled in painting, calligraphy and seal carving.

Asian Art Department, AGNSW, April 2009.

Place of origin
China
Media
Calligraphy
Medium
pair of hanging scrolls; ink on paper
Dimensions
96.3 x 28.5 cm
Credit
Gift of Dr. James Hayes 2009
Accession number
201.2009.a-b