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    Sale 7627

    Dealing in Excellence: A Celebration of Hotspur and Jeremy

    20 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 135

    A CHINESE PAINTED-PAPER PANEL

    LATE 18TH 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A CHINESE PAINTED-PAPER PANEL
    LATE 18TH 19TH CENTURY
    Depicting a calligrapher surrounded by artists on a terrace with a naturalistic tree-stump table, beside a lake and with buildings on the left, a mountainous landscape beyond, mounted on canvas and in a later white-painted moulded frame, the stretcher inscribed in pencil 'Salon II'
    40¼ x 63 in. (102 x 160 cm.)


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