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Calligraphy Couplet

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
1356
Sold for:
$3,437$2,900

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

Description:

Calligraphy Couplet, Dong Zuobin (1895-1963), oracle bone inscription in black ink and with corresponding characters in standard script, signed and with two seals, dated spring in xinmao year (1951), 43 x 8 1/2 in.

Provenance: From the private collection of Shen Baozhen's fifth-generation granddaughter.
Estimate $250-350

Surface grime, crease and some stain

Keywords

Dong Zuobin, Calligraphy, Chinese calligraphy, Chinese language, Identification, Seal, Shang Dynasty, Writing systems

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