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Asian Arts Auction

August 27 - August 29, 2015

Lot #1453
DepartmentPaintings
Sold For$15,000.00(hammer price)
 $17,700.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedOctober 15, 2015

Description

MOUNTED PAINTING ON PAPER Possibly Ming Dynasty
Attributed to Wen Cheng-Ming. Depicting a scholar and attendant seated in a pavilion beneath towering cliffs. Marked with calligraphy and seal mark. Inscribed with poem regarding the pleasure of encountering a friend at a retreat. 30.25 x 11" (81.7 cm x 28 cm).
Ex Collection: C.T. Loo.
Ex Collection: Mr. Francis Caro
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Condition

Toned, with some rubbing. Some restoration.

The description of the item above may not be the final version used in the catalog. The descriptions are as yet unedited and may contain mistakes. The description, estimates and photos could all be wrong. In rare cases they may not end up in this sale. Once the items have received their lot number the descriptions will have been changed if needed.

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