illustration; print (art)

Illustration of a Male Donor portrait, who is shown seated on a flying carpet, wearing a mesh hat and carrying a fan in his right hand, followed by two attendants, one of whom carries a fan, the other a parasol. Copied from a mural painting in Cave 285 in Mogao, near Dunhuang in Gansu province, dated to the Western Wei dynasty (535-556 AD). Artist: Duan Wen-jie. Printed in colour on paper.

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