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    Sale 2797

    Anton Philips, Entrepreneur & Connoisseur

    6 November 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 332

    A Chinese handscroll and painting


    Price Realised  


    A Chinese handscroll and painting
    19th and 20th Century
    A handscroll depicting a procession of riders in a rocky landscape, ink and colour on silk, after the Song painter Li Gonglin (1049-1106), inscribed 'Longmian jushi zhi' (made by Longmian jushi), 30.5 x 163 cm., framed; and a painting, ink and colour on paper, flowering peony, signed by the Taiwanese painter Hu kemin (1909-1991) from Piling, dated summer of the Gengxu year (1970), 74.5 x 40.3 cm., framed (2)

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