06-25-2010 06-26-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2512 Boston
June 25, 2010 3:00PMCalender
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Handscroll

$28,440$24,000
Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2512 Location: Boston Date / Time: June 26, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Handscroll, China, probably Ming dynasty, ink and colors on silk, blue and green landscape painting in the style of Li Zhaodao (675-730), signed Zhaodao, ten seals, jade clasp, 73 1/2 x 18 1/2 in.

Provenance: In the collection of Professor Wu Dayuan at Tsinghua University in the 1940s; given to Professor Yang Lien-Sheng at the Yenching Institute at Harvard, and has been in Charles Chu's collection since the 1980s, recorded in the colophon by Professor Yang and also on the original handwritten document.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

China, Professor, Yang Lien-Sheng, Tsinghua University, Yenching Institute, Charles Chu, Wu Dayuan, Chinese ceramics, Chu, Ming Dynasty