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    Sale 2386

    Fine Chinese Classical Paintings & Calligraphy

    26 November 2007, Hong Kong

  • Lot 866

    TANG YIN (1470-1523)

    Price Realised  

    TANG YIN (1470-1523)
    Old Trees in the Forest
    Hanging scroll, ink on silk
    117 x 60 cm. (46 x 23 5/8 in.)
    Inscribed and signed by the artist: Tang Yin
    Two seals of the artist: Nan Jing Jie Yuan, Meng Mo Ting
    Further inscribed by Wu Hufan (1894-1968) with one seal: Wu Hu Fan Dated sixth month, bingzi year (1936)
    Titleship by Xu Ji (1900-1990)
    One collector's seal of Xu Yuanlai (20th century):Yuan Lai Xin Shang


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    US$193,500-258,100

    Literature

    Jiang Zhaoshen, Guanyu Tnag Yin De Yanjiu ("Regarding the Study of Tang Yin"), Taipei:National Palace musumn, 1976 pp.109-110,220 (illustrated) James Cahill, Parting at the Shore:Chinese Painting of the Early and Middle Ming Dynasty, 1368-1580,New York, 1978, pp.199-200,262