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    Sale 2386

    Fine Chinese Classical Paintings & Calligraphy

    26 November 2007, Hong Kong

  • Lot 861

    WEN ZHENGMING (1470-1559)

    Price Realised  

    WEN ZHENGMING (1470-1559)
    Calligraphy in Running Script
    Handscroll, ink on silk
    22 x 536 cm. (8 5/8 x 211 in.)
    Inscribed and signed by the artist: Zheng Ming
    Four seals of the artist: Ting Yun, Zheng Zhong Fu Yin, Wen Zheng Ming Yin, Ting Yun Guan
    Dated tenth month, gengxu, twenty-ninth year of Jiaqing era (1550)
    Colophons by Pei Jingfu (19th-20th Century), Cheng Jiaxian, Wu Qiu Nan Further inscribed on the mounting by Pei Jing Feng
    Further inscribed by Pei Jingfeng
    Frontispiece by Wang Zhedeng with three seals


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