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Auction:
2528B
Lot:
1329
Sold for:
$148$125

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

Description:

Modern Painting, Tao Shoubo (b. 1901), ink and colors on paper, depiction of plum blossoms, inscribed, signed "Shoubo", with two seals, framed and glazed, 23 x 11 in.

N.B. Tao Shoubo has the reputation of being "Mei Wang" (king of plum paintings) in Taiwan.

Provenance: From the private collection of Shen Baozhen's fifth-generation granddaughter.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

Tao Shoubo, Taiwan, B. Tao Shoubo, Chinese philosophy, Chinese thought, Plums, Prunus, Prunus mume, Tao, Taoism

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