Bertha Lum: Tan Shi Sou, White Snake Temple (Sold)
Artist: Bertha Lum
Title: Tan Shi Sou, White Snake Temple
Mystical wisps of (incense?) smoke drift upwards next to the steps of this red temple in Peking that is associated with the Legend of the White Snake. The base of the stairs also seems to be enveloped in otherworldly mists..
Condition: Very good impression, color and condition.
Literature: Gravalos/Pulin catalog number 83; illustrated page 43.
Signature: Copyright 1924 by Bertha Lum