Suanzhi (paper smoother)
On View In:
Gallery 217
Artist:   Yue Hongqing  
Title:   Suanzhi (paper smoother)  
Date:   1850  
Medium:   Wood  
Dimensions:   8 1/8 x 1 11/16 x 1 1/4 in. (20.64 x 4.29 x 3.18 cm)  
Credit Line:   The Ruth Ann Dayton Chinese Room Endowment Fund  
Location:   Gallery 217  

Name:   Hongqing, Yue  
Role:   Carver  
Nationality:   Chinese  
Life Dates:   Chinese  

Object Description  
Inscriptions:   Sticker on bottom, dealer's sticker: [0506-23]  
Classification:   Woodwork  
Physical Description:   ovoid piece of wood with flat ends; carved with two lines of text in URC, tree branch at left, two fish and grass in LRC  
Creation Place:   Asia, China, , ,  
Accession #:   2007.20  
Owner:   The Minneapolis Institute of Arts