OUYANG XUAN (ATTRIBUTED TO, 1283-1357)
OUYANG XUAN (ATTRIBUTED TO, 1283-1357)

Calligraphy

Details
OUYANG XUAN (ATTRIBUTED TO, 1283-1357)
Calligraphy
Signed, with two seals of the artist
Handscroll, ink on paper
10 7/8 x 24 3/4 in. (27.6 x 63 cm.)
Provenance
Purchased from the estate of Ambassador Charles R. Crane, 1858-1939), Juniper Point, MA.

Lot Essay

Charles R. Crane (1858-1939) was a diplomat and philanthropist. Crane served as the U.S. Ambassador to China in 1921, and while his tenure was brief, it was also distinguished and he was awarded the Order of Chiao Ho, First Class.

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