7 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,000
Estimate GBP 800 - GBP 1,000
A hanging scroll, 19th century
painted in the Song-style in ink and colours on silk, with a large white eagle perched on the branch of a leafy tree, looking down on a smaller bird in flight below -- 46¼in. x 26½in. (117.5cm. x 67.3cm.), with signature purporting to be of the Emperor Huizong, sealed.
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