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A Chinese procession in honour of the god of spring: a Mandarin is shown being carried in a sedan chair. Ink drawing, China, 18--?

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1800-1899
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1800-1899

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1 drawing : pen and ink ; sheet 22.5 x 32.6 cm

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Wellcome Library no. 567894i

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Signature (?) in Chinese script, top left
[Pencil inscription on verso]: Procession of the god of Spring, No. 10 ; The Mandarin appointed to escort (?) the god of spring

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