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Painting Depicting Geese with Reeds

Auction:
2927B
Lot:
666
Sold for:
$861$700

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

Description:

Painting Depicting Geese with Reeds, China, 18th/19th century, after Jia Ce (fl. 13th/14th century), signed "Jia Ce" with a seal in the left corner, three partial seals along the right margin, ink on fabric with white details in dry brushwork, probably a cut out, on paper support, painting 12 x 9 in.
Estimate $400-600

deterioration, discoloration, weakening to fabric support, minor loss of pigments, minor tears to edges.


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Keywords

Jia Ce, Chinese culture, Chinese seal art, Japanese heraldry, Jia, Painting, Reed, Seal, Security, United States Navy SEALs, Visual arts, China

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