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    Sale 5366

    Christie's Interiors- Style & Spirit

    23 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 49

    A LARGE CHINESE HANGING SCROLL

    ZHOU FANG, LATE 17TH EARLY 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LARGE CHINESE HANGING SCROLL
    ZHOU FANG, LATE 17TH EARLY 18TH CENTURY
    Painted in ink and colour on silk
    With two elegant ladies standing on the terrace of a garden, one reading an album open over her right arm, the other standing looking over her shoulder with her left arm resting across the readers back, two white rabbits beside rockwork before them, one cleaning it's forepaws and two exotic birds amongst bamboo and flowers to one side of the terrace, signed Zhou Fang and with two seals, mounted, framed and glazed
    63½ x 39 in. (161.3 x 99 cm.)


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