03-22-2019 03-22-2019
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3212B Boston
March 22, 2019 10:00AMCalender
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Shiwangtu , Ten Kings of Hell Painting

$984$800
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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Keywords

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