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Shiwangtu , Ten Kings of Hell Painting

Auction:
3212B
Lot:
445
Sold for:
$984$800

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3212B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 22, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Shiwangtu, Ten Kings of Hell Painting, China, 19th century, depicting the sixth king Biancheng presiding over the hell of Daoshan (knife mountain), ink and color on silk, framed and glazed, painting 65 1/2 x 29 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,200

not examined out of frame, numerous tears and creases, pigment losses, retouches, buckling toward the bottom.


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Biancheng, Articles, Diyu, Hell, Mythology, Places, Silk, China

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