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Hanging Scroll

Auction:
2872T
Lot:
2040
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

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Auction:
Discovery - 2872T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
December 10, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Hanging Scroll, Japan, 19th century, depicting a toy vendor holding a puppet, surrounded by many toys and entertaining several children, ink and color on silk, 56 x 17 in.
Estimate $600-800

minor loss of pigment, otherwise in good condition.


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

Japan, Arts in China, Asian art, Chinese art, Chinese painting, East Asian calligraphy, Hanging scroll, Puppet, Silk, Toy

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