Current Location:
Mary Idema Pew Library Learning and Information Commons -> 4th Floor (LIB)
Location Notes:
LIB; 4th fl., Room 450- staff break room

Qing Dynasty Official

Artwork
Identifier:
1999.975.1
Artist:
Artist Unknown
Credit:
Gift of Mrs. Donna Bolt-Meeusen
Medium:
Paint on Parchment
Dimensions:
Artworks -
Description:
Elaborate portrait of a Qing Dynasty Official wearing deep blue; washed-out yellow background.
Historical Context:
In the Western world, the symbol of the swastika is synonymous with fascism, but it goes back thousands of years and has been used as a symbol of good fortune in almost every culture in the world.

Getty Art and Architecture Thesaurus Term:
acrylic painting