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

Hanging Scroll Depicting a Snowscape

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


Hanging Scroll Depicting a Snowscape, Japan, in the manner of Nakabayahi Chikuto (1776-1853), Nanga school, with a boat with two figures in front of a mountainous landscape with high peaks and falls in a vertical panoramic view, with two seals partially reading "Seisho" and "Chikuto" at upper right, ink and light color on paper, with a letter of certificate issued by Ishinosuke Mizutani in 1970, painting 53 1/2 x 20 3/8 in.

Provenance: Milton S. Fox.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

minor worm holes, tears to fabric matte, otherwise in good condition.

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Milton S. Fox, Arts, Chinese culture, Chinese painting, Hanging scroll, Landscape, Landscape painting, Mizutani, Nanga, Painting, Seal, Visual arts, Japan