Chinese genre drawings


Creator: Murray, Wm
Date(s): circa 1860-1912
Call Number: GRA 0111
Language: Some drawings captioned in Chinese; some in Chinese and English.
Abstract: Six disbound volumes and 6 separate drawings (2 color) of Chinese life. Originally on double leaves of pith paper, the bulk have been slit into separate leaves. Volumes identified by stab sewing holes; the 6 separate drawings were trimmed. Three volumes have original yellow front wrappers; 2 have in manuscript "Wm. Murray."
Physical Description:
  • 6 volumes pen, brush, and ink 31 x 31 cm or smaller
  • 6 items (6 drawings) pen, brush, and ink 31 x 31 cm or smaller
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