CHEN LI (1810-1882)
Calligraphy Couplet in Running Script
A pair of hanging scrolls, ink on paper
Each scroll measures 120 x 27 cm. (47 1/4 x 10 3/4 in.)
Inscribed ans signed, with two seals of the artist
Dedicated to Qingqi
Chen Li (1810-1882), also named Lanfu, is a native of Fanyu in Guangdong province. He was the Juren (Successful candidates of provincial examinations) of the Daoguang region ans excelled in calligraphy.