Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Pair of Hanging Scrolls Depicting a Dragon and a Tiger

Auction:
2762B
Lot:
519
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2762B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 22, 2014 11:00AM

Description:

Pair of Hanging Scrolls Depicting a Dragon and a Tiger, Japan, in the manner of Tani Buncho (1763-1840), the dragon amongst dark clouds, signed "Buncho" with two seals; the tiger seated beside bamboo trees, dated "1811" and signed "Buncho" with two seals, both with a collector's seal to bottom corner, ink on silk, painting 40 1/4 x 16 1/2 in.

Provenance: From the estate of Ingeborg L. Muller.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

minor creases; silk deterioration.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Tani Buncho, Japan, Ingeborg L. Muller

Departments

Specialists