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Pictorial Wall Hanging

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2783T
Lot:
1387
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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2783T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
February 17, 2015 12:00PM

Description:

Pictorial Wall Hanging, China, late 20th century, silk on silk foundation, depicts Lady Wenji on horseback returning to China with two attendants, 53 3/4 x 48 3/4 in. (including fringe and hanging loops), image based on the handscroll Lady Wenji Returns to the Han Court, by Zhang Wei, in the Jilin Provincial Museum.

Note: Reportedly purchased from an art school in Beijing in 1985.
Estimate $50-100


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Keywords

China, Beijing, Han Court, Jilin Provincial Museum

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