Images from the Jeannette Shambaugh Elliott Collection of Calligraphy

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Hanging scroll, ink on waxed paper

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Zhao Zhiqian, 趙 之謙
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Hanging scroll, ink on paper

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Luo Zhenyu, 羅 振玉
Created Date
1931
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Paris of hanging scrolls, ink and gold on waxed paper,

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Lin Zexu, 林 則徐
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Hanging scroll, ink on paper

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Liang Qichao, 梁 啟超
Created Date
1925
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Pair of hanging scrolls, ink on paper

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Li Ruiqing, 李 瑞清
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Pair of hanging scrolls, ink on orange waxed paper with dragon motif pattern

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Li Hongzhang, 李 鴻章
Created Date
1881
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Pair of hanging scrolls, ink on paper

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Kang Youwei, 康 有為
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Pair of hangingscroll, ink, gold, and silver on paper

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He Weipu, 何 維樸
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Hanging scroll, ink on paper

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He Shaoji, 何 紹基
Created Date
1865
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Pair of hanging scrolls, ink on paper

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Gao Jianfu, 高 劍父

Offered here are selected images from the Jeannette Shambaugh Elliott collection of Chinese calligraphy together with research by art history graduate students at Arizona State University. Students involved in the project were Ming Hua, Nicholas Klofkorn, and Momoko Soma Welch. Jeannette Shambaugh Elliott studied Chinese art throughout her life and collected Chinese paintings and calligraphies from the 1960s until the 1990s. Portions of her collection reside at the Princeton University Art Museum, the Smart Museum of Art at the University of Chicago, and the Phoenix Art Museum. In 1985, some of the paintings at the Phoenix Art Museum were published in The Modern Spirit in Chinese Painting: Selections from the Jeannette Shambaugh Elliott Collection. With David Shambaugh, she published The Odyssey of China's Imperial Art Treasures (Seattle, 2005).

This is a collaboration between ASU Libraries, the Phoenix Art Museum, and ASU Institute for Humanities Research.