Tung Siao-wen

Tung Siao-wen
Title
Tung Siao-wen
Date 
1925-1975
Medium 
Wood, textile, painted papier-mâché, paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 10 x 3 x 3 1/2 in. ( 25.4 x 7.6 x 8.9 cm )
Description 
Costume figurine with papier-mâché or wooden painted head with white face and black hair wearing a blue and pink robe holding a flower in her right hand and a paper fan in her left on a wooden base.
Object Number 
INV.10962
Marks 
printed: paper tag; "No. 934/ Tung Siao -Wen..." history of Tung Siao-Wen
Gallery Label 
Figurine of Tung Siao-Wen, concubine of scholar Miao Hsiang during the Ming dynasty.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group