16 April 2010,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,250
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 2,500
A SINO-ARABIC CALLIGRAPHY PANEL SIGNED BY SHI JIE CHENG (MUHAMMAD HASAN IBN YUSUF)(1926-2006), DATED 1421AH/2000AD
Black ink and green watercolour on paper and on silk, the bismallah as heading and the tahlil forming the central roundel, a Chinese translation of the Arabic texts at the bottom flanked by the artist's seals in red, his name and the date written in Chinese, glazed and framed - 40 x 27 1/4in (101.5 x 69.2cm)
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