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Four Ink Paintings

Auction:
2992B
Lot:
472
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2992B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 18, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Four Ink Paintings, China, in the manner of Feng Zikai (1898-1975), each depicting a figural scene against a blank background, one a monk standing at a stele, a game peddler with buyer, a boy casting a fishing pole into a pond, and a couple with their son watching birds in flight, all signed "TK" in ink brush, three with a seal reading "Shimen feng shi" and one reading "Zikai manhua," ink on paper, all mounted on paper mat, painting 12 7/8 x 9 1/4 in.
Estimate $700-900

water and mildew damages on paper matte and paintings, particularly corners, paper lightly toned.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

China, Chinese people, Feng Zikai, Ink, Ink wash painting, Japanese painting, Manhua, Visual arts, Zikai

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