Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Quiz of the Day - 10 October 2012

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For the day's quiz, here's another visual question.

On the right side, you can see the photograph of a historical painting.

Simply identify the painting and the painter.

You may leave your answer as a comment below this thread. Alternatively, you may also mail your answer to shovon76[at]gmail[dot]com. The answers and the comments will be published tomorrow.

Answer: One of the dragons from The Nine Dragons handscroll (九龙图/九龍圖), painted by the Song-Dynasty Chinese artist Chen Rong (陈容/陳容) in 1244 CE. The entire scroll is 46.3 x 1096.4 cm, and is located in the Museum of Fine Art - Boston, USA.
Congratulations to Ali for cracking this question.

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