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Painting Album

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
1358
Sold for:
$44,438$37,500

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

Description:

Painting Album, Chen Dingshan (1897-1987), nine leaves, ink and colors or ink on paper, depiction of a recluse in various landscape settings, inscribed, signed, and stamped, each painting accompanied by a leaf of calligraphy done by cultural luminaries such as Wang Yachen (1894-1983), Ying Yeping (1910-1990), Wang Jiqian (C.C. Wang) (1907-2003), and He Tianjian (1891-1977), among others, all signed and stamped, dated around 1950s, signed and stamped to the cover page, 9 x 6 (leaves), 12 x 7 in. (album).

Provenance: From the private collection of Shen Baozhen's fifth-generation granddaughter.
Estimate $500-700

Some foxing consistant with age, wood cover to the back needs to be reglued on

Keywords

Wang Jiqian, Wang Yachen, Ying Yeping, Chen Dingshan, Book collecting

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