10-09-2020 10-09-2020
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
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October 9, 2020 10:00 AMCalender

Hanging Scroll Rubbing of Zhaobo Gantang , Sweet Pear

Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 3461B Location: Marlborough Date / Time: October 09, 2020 10:00AM


Hanging Scroll Rubbing of Zhaobo Gantang, Sweet Pear, China, before 1981, from the stele made in 1845 for a temple, with two poems written in 1845 and 1847 by Li Wenhan and Wu Chengjing, respectively, and a tree painted by Li, to commemorate the legendary pear tree, gantang, under which rests the Earl of Zhao, a model Confucian leader in the Zhou dynasty, ink on paper, rubbing 66 x 24 1/2 in.
Estimate $100-150

a tear to top right margin.

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Wu Chengjing, Zhao, China