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    Sale 12551

    Fine Chinese Modern Paintings

    31 May 2016, Convention Hall

  • Lot 1326

    PU RU (1896-1963)

    Scholar under Pine

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    PU RU (1896-1963)
    Scholar under Pine
    Hanging scroll, ink and colour on paper
    99 x 33 cm. (39 x 13 in.)
    Inscribed and signed, with two seals of the artist
    Dedicated to Jianxia
    NOTE:
    The recipient of this painting is Liu Kexu (1904-1987). Born in Changsha, Hunan, he was a member of the Kuomintang and wrote works such as Modern Diplomatic History and World Politics, Economics, and International Relations.


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