Nationality

Chinese

Title of Work

The Star Gods

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Date of Work

19th c.

Medium

ink on toned silk

Identification #

92-225

Height

75"

Width

38 3/4"

Collection/Provenance

Chester Fritz Library, East Asian Room

Status

Stored: S8A

Location

UND Art Collections Repository

Additional Information

One of seven hanging scrolls endowed by Chester Fritz for the East Asian Room. Executed in ink and color on toned silk, the three Star gods, Fu-Hsing, Lu-Husing, and Shou-Hsing are depicted.

Condition

Good

Condition Notes

Cracking near bottom of piece, Small tear in top right 1" long

Rights

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