An official seated with his two wives. The wives’Bu Zi (Mandarin Squares) show an embroidered white eagle indicating the husband’s ranking as a 5th level Civil Servant.
Behind and below the family is a grouping of the husband’s ancestral memorial tablets set among vases filled with flowers and offerings.

Dimensions 110 × 201 cm
Material

Origin

China

Period

Late Qing Dynasty (1870 to 1900)