7 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 875
Estimate GBP 800 - GBP 1,200
An album, 19th century
containing nine seasonal landscape paintings in ink and slight colour on silk, depicting fishermen and figures in boats travelling along rivers meandering through mountainous gorges, with thatched retreats tucked into the mountain sides amongst waterfalls and trees -- each painting approx. 16½in. x 10½in. (41.9cm. x 26.6cm.), each painting with an artists seal and a collectors seal, mounted on silk, in silk brocade hardback cover.
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