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3739T Marlborough
September 13, 2021 12:00 PM - September 23, 2021 07:00 PMCalender
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Hanging Scroll Depicting Wisteria Vines

$188$150
Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 3739T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: September 13, 2021 12:00PM

Description:

Hanging Scroll Depicting Wisteria Vines, China, Tian Dengwu (1897-1973), inscribed with date (1933) and signed with seal reading "Dengwu hua yin," ink and color on paper, 41 1/2 x 13 1/2 in.

Provenance: Descended in the family of Dr. Marshall Hertig, an internationally noted medical entomologist who conducted research on disease bearing insects at the Peking Union Medical College, from 1923-1928, his wife Edwina Smiley Hertig, and their son Bruce Allerton Hertig, to the present owner.
Estimate $300-500

minor foxing bottom area, spotty foxing on reverse.


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Keywords

Bruce Allerton Hertig, Edwina Smiley Hertig, Marshall Hertig, China