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    Sale 2606

    Fine Chinese Modern Paintings

    26 May 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1066

    WU CHANGSHUO (1844-1927)

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    WU CHANGSHUO (1844-1927)
    Reading in a Secluded Cottage
    Hanging scroll, ink on paper
    130 x 62 cm. (51 x 24 1/2 in.)
    Inscribed with a poem and signed, with two seals of the artist
    Dated fifth month, yimao year (1915)
    Further inscribed on the mounting, signed with three seals
    Dedicated to Shikong
    Dated winter, eleventh month, jiwei year (1919)
    Inscribed on mounting by Wang Zhen (1867-1938), signed with two seals of the artist
    Dated winter, jiwei year (1919)
    Inscribed on wooden box by Qian Shoutie (1897-1967)
    signed, with one seal
    Dated sixth month, jisi year (1929)


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