Sale 17AS01 | Lot 71

Qian Xuan (1235-circa 1303)

Catalogue: Asian Works of Art

Lot Details

Lot 71
Qian Xuan (1235-circa 1303)
Watermelons on a leafy vine
Inscribed with a poem
Signed Shunju, five seals of the artist
Ink and color on silk
Framed
Image 9 x 18 1/4 inches
Provenance:
Christie's, New York, Fine Chinese Paintings and Calligraphy, June 3, 1987

Published:
Kaikodo, New York, NY, Kaikodo Journal XVII Autumn 2000

Li Zuoxian, Shu hua jian ying (Reflections on Calligraphy and Painting)
, preface dated 1871, volume 20, pp.3-4


C The Julien Studley Collection

Estimate: $40,000 - $60,000
Sold for $50,000 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Overall evenly toned. Not examined out of frame.


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Estimate: $40,000 - $60,000
Sold for $50,000 (includes buyer's premium)

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Asian Works of Art

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