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    Sale 12169

    Fine Chinese Paintings

    16 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 806

    DONG QICHANG (ATTRIBUTED TO, 1555-1636)

    Calligraphy in Running Script

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    DONG QICHANG (ATTRIBUTED TO, 1555-1636)
    Calligraphy in Running Script
    Hanging scroll, ink on silk
    50 ¼ x 14 5/8 in. (127.9 x 37.3 cm.)
    Inscribed with a poem and signed, with three seals of the artist


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    Provenance

    Sotheby's New York, 27 September 1979, lot 12.
    Acquired from an American collection in New York in the 1980s.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION


    Post Lot Text

    The proceeds from the sale of this calligraphy will benefit Lotus Outreach, a charitable foundation.