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Three Chinese Scrolls in a Wooden Presentation Box

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2843B
Lot:
576
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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2843B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 19, 2015 11:00AM

Description:

Three Chinese Scrolls in a Wooden Presentation Box, China, limited edition, published by Han Mo Xuan, Hong Kong, in August 2010, this collectible set includes a silk scroll representation of "Going Upriver at the Qingming Festival" depicting the daily life of people and landscape in the Song dynasty, a silk scroll of calligraphy "The Orchid Pavilion" by Wang Xizhi, and a traditional stitched bound book of The Art of War by Sun Tzu, together as three masterpieces that best exemplify the heritage of Chinese culture, scroll 14 x 200, box 8 x 17 x 11 in.
Provenance: Collection of Christopher and Roberta Bickford
Estimate $2,000-3,000


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Keywords

Roberta Bickford, Along the River During the Qingming Festival, Arts in China, Asian art, Chinese art, Chinese painting, East Asian calligraphy, Hanging scroll, Silk, Song dynasty, Tzu, Wang Xizhi, Han Mo Xuan, China, Sun Tzu

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