YUAN KEWEN (1890-1931)
Calligraphy Couplet in Running Script
A pair of hanging scrolls, ink on paper
Each scroll measures 130 x 31.5 cm. (50 1/4 x 12 1/2 in.)
Inscribed and signed, with two seals of the artist
Dedicated to Xuehang
One collector's seal
Yuan Kewen (1890-1931), also named Baoqin and Baoceng, was the second son of Yuan Shikai (1859-1916). He was fond of calligraphy and poems.