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
Image 9 x 18 1/4 inches
Christie's, New York, Fine Chinese Paintings and Calligraphy, June 3, 1987

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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