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Hanging Scroll Print of Calligraphy and Pine Trees

Auction:
2927B
Lot:
630
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2927B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 16, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Hanging Scroll Print of Calligraphy and Pine Trees, painting by Qian Songyan (1899-1985), calligraphy by Wu Zhongqi (1907-2006), pine trees in the background, with inscription "qian songyan painted at age 83" and artist seal "song yan zhi hua"; calligraphy of two large characters "gao jie" (noble and unsullied), a poem on the right, inscription on the left, dated xijiu year 1981, signed by "wu zhongqi," with artist seal "wu zhongqi yin" and "er ran," ink on paper, painting size 51 x 25 3/8 in.
Property of a New England collector.
Estimate $700-900

not painting but print in good condition.


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Arts in China, Chinese art, Chinese culture, Chinese painting, East Asian calligraphy, Hanging scroll, Religion, Wu

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