03-18-2017 03-18-2017
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2992B Boston
March 18, 2017 11:00AMCalender
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Hanging Scroll Depicting a Qinglu Shanshui (Blue-green Landscape)

$1,353$1,100
Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2992B Location: Boston Date / Time: March 18, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Hanging Scroll Depicting a Qinglu Shanshui(Blue-green Landscape), China, in the manner of Wang Yuan (dates unknown, fl. 14th century), after Li Sixun (651-716) and Guo Xi (1020-1090), with ink outlines, depicting a riverside palace against misty mountains in the distance, colored in malachite green with some details in cobalt blue, some details outlined in gold, two seals at upper left (now illegible), painting 47 3/4 x 23 in.

Provenance: Milton S. Fox.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

numerous creases mostly horizontal ones, browned silk with some stains and traces of possible retouches on background, traces of old remount and repairs on reverse of the new support.


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Keywords

Milton S. Fox, Arts, Chinese painting, Cobalt, Green, Guo Xi, Malachite green, Scroll, Seal, Shan shui, United States Navy SEALs, Visual arts, China