Han Figure Painting

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Mark Cartwright
by Unknown Artist
published on 28 September 2017

A detail of a basket dating to the Han dynasty (206 BCE - 220 CE) showing two rows of famous historical figures. The Han dynasty period was the first time that Chinese artists attempted portraiture. (Central History Museum, Pyongyang, North Korea)

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Artist, U. (2017, September 28). Han Figure Painting. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7345/han-figure-painting/

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