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Album of Eleven Landscape Paintings

Auction:
2992B
Lot:
435
Sold for:
$18,450$15,000

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2992B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 18, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Album of Eleven Landscape Paintings, China, 19th century, in the manner of Dai Xi (1801-1860), depicting eleven scenes in Guilin, each landscape signed with seals reading either "Dai Xi" or "Chun Shi" with an inscription signed "Li Chunqiao" with a seal reading "chun," "qiao," or "li chunqiao," titled Eight Scenes of Guilin on the hard fabric cover in a wood frame, dated "1846" on the first landscape by the signed artist, further information on the first page about rebinding in 1924 by "Xiangshan Zaijiazeng," a collector's seal on each page, ink and light color on paper, album 14 x 16 3/4, each landscape 11 1/8 x 14 5/8 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

each page with a folding line in the vertical center, foxing in progress on paper, discoloration and tears particularly along the edges.


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Keywords

China, Guilin, Landscape painting, United States Navy SEALs, Xiangshan

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