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    Sale 12550

    Fine Chinese Classical Paintings & Calligraphy

    30 May 2016, Convention Hall

  • Lot 903

    WEN SHU (1595-1634)

    Insects, Birds and Flowers

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    WEN SHU (1595-1634)
    Insects, Birds and Flowers
    Album of twelve leaves, ink and colour on silk
    Each leaf measures 26 x 19.6 cm. (10 ¼ x 7 5/8 in.)
    Last leaf inscribed and signed, with a total of twenty-four seals of the artist
    NOTE:
    Wen Shu, great grand-daughter of Wen Zhengming, was well-known for her delicate technique in floral paintings.


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