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Melon and Insects

  • By Lu Jingfu
  • China Ming Dynasty, 14th-15th centuries
  • Hanging scroll; ink and color on paper
  • h: 34.6cm w: 84.2cm
  • [10395]

Piling, Changzhou in Jiangsu province was the center of insect and grasses paintings in China. This work was an early clue for scholars in the confirmation of the existence of insect and grasses paintings in Piling.

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