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    Sale 11929

    The Ian and Susan Wilson Collection of Scholar's Objects

    17 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1181

    ANONYMOUS (QING DYNASTY)

    Rubbing of "Preserving Antiquity"

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    ANONYMOUS (QING DYNASTY)
    Rubbing of "Preserving Antiquity"
    Hanging scroll, ink on paper
    50 3/8 x 12 7/8 in. (128.1 x 32.8 cm.)
    Inscribed and signed by Yang Longshi (1781-1850), with one seal
    Dated summer, sixth month, bingshen year of the Daoguang era (1836)
    Further inscribed by Xiu Sheng
    Dated autumn, renwu year
    Further inscribed by Qu Zhongrong (1769-1842), with one seal
    Further inscribed by Yang Chengzu, with two seals
    Dated beginning of autumn, xinwei year


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    Literature

    S. Little, Spirit Stones of China, the Ian and Susan Wilson Collection of Chinese Stones, Paintings, and Related Scholars' Objects, Chicago, 1999, no. 63.