18 March 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 218,500
Estimate USD 200,000 - USD 300,000
SHEN ZHOU (1427-1509)
Panorama Landscape, Mountains in Clouds
Handscroll; ink and color on paper
11 1/8 x 295 in. (28.2 x 748.3 cm .)
Signed by the artist and with two seals
Colophon by Wen Zhengming (1470-1559), with a laudatory biography of Shen Zhou and comment that the painting is a product of Shen Zhou's inner mind, dated the 13th day of the third month of yisi year (1545), signed and with two seals.
Three colophons by the scholar-official and collector Li Enqing (19th century), first one dated summer of the first year of the Xianfeng era (1851).
Thirteen collectors' seals, including five of Li Enqing
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