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    Sale 2268

    Fine Chinese Art from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    18 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 336

    SHEN ZHOU (1427-1509)

    PARTING AT SUZHOU

    Price Realised  

    SHEN ZHOU (1427-1509)
    Parting at Suzhou
    Handscroll; ink and color on paper
    11¼ x 131 in. (28.5 x 332.7 cm.)
    Colophon signed and inscribed by the artist with a description of a visit by a friend to whom Shen Zhou gave the picture as a parting gift, dated an autumn day in the first year of the Hongzhi era (1488) and with seven seals
    Twelve collectors' seals, including ten of the Shanghai collector and calligrapher Wang Hongxu (1645-1723)


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