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Framed Panel

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
1187
Sold for:
$1,778$1,500

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2528B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 04, 2010 9:00AM

Description:

Framed Panel, China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), mural painting of Buddha flanked by female attendants each holding a staff in her hand, framed, 44 1/2 x 24 in.

Provenance: Accompanying letter dated August 1940 from Philip Kappel in Connecticut, reads "Theodore Hobby of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, inspected and adored the quality of its workmanship."
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

China, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Philip Kappel, Connecticut, Buddhism, Chinese ceramics, Kappel, Ming Dynasty, Painting

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