03-18-2017 03-18-2017
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2992B Boston
March 18, 2017 11:00AMCalender
500

Hanging Scroll Depicting a Dragon Staff with Fly Whisk

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

Description:

Hanging Scroll Depicting a Dragon Staff with Fly Whisk, Japan, Hakuin Ekaku (1685-1768), and an enlightenment certificate with calligraphy inscription, one seal, hakuin, ink on paper with silk brocade mounting, box inscriptions, 80 x 12 1/2 in.

Provenance: Milton S. Fox.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

excellent


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Keywords

Milton S. Fox, Buddhism, Calligraphy, Chinese art, Chinese culture, Hakuin Ekaku, Hanging scroll, Seal, Writing, Japan