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The Purity of Snow

Photo: Elizabeth Mann

The Purity of Snow


Liu Guosong

Chinese, born 1932

Ink and color on paper
Overall: 26 x 24 1/4 in. (66.04 x 61.6 cm)
Image: 25 1/8 x 23 3/8in. (63.8 x 59.4cm)
Eugene Fuller Memorial Collection
Provenance: Liu Guosong
Photo: Elizabeth Mann
Not currently on view


Exhibition HistorySeattle, Washington, Seattle Asian Art Museum, "Terratopia: The Chinese Landscape in Painting and Film," (07/02/2016-02/26/2017)

Seattle, WA, Seattle Art Museum, "Liu Kuo-sung," March 7 - April 7, 1968 (not listed in exhibition catalogue checklist, but included in exhibition)
Published ReferencesArchives of Asian Art, Vol. 21, No. 102, 1967-68

Seattle Art Museum, Engagement Book, 1969 (February 2)

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