• Fine Chinese Ceramics and Work auction at Christies

    Sale 2297

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    26 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1251

    WANG JINGMING (1668-1721)

    SEASONAL LANDSCAPES

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    WANG JINGMING (1668-1721)
    Seasonal Landscapes
    Album of 8 leaves, ink and color on silk
    Each double leaf: 7 x 9 1/8 in. (17.8 x 23.2 cm.)
    Signed: "Copy of a painting by Zhao Boju, respectfully painted by Wang Jingming," with 2 seals
    Two collector's seals of Emperor Qianlong (r. 1736-1795)


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    Wang Jingming, who obtained the jinshi degree in 1713, served in the court of Emperor Kangxi as a government official and was also an accomplished painter of landscapes.

    Provenance

    Private collection of Frank Caro, New York.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from a Private American Collection