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    Sale 2268

    Fine Chinese Art from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    18 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 338

    **XU WEI (1521-1593, ATTRIBUTED TO)

    VEGETABLE, CABBAGE, AND TURNIP

    Price Realised  

    **XU WEI (1521-1593, ATTRIBUTED TO)
    Vegetable, Cabbage, and Turnip
    Hanging scroll; ink on paper
    34 5/8 x 10 7/8 in. (88 x 27.6 cm.)
    Inscribed and signed, with four seals
    Six colophons on the mounting, one each by Zhu Yizun (1629-1709), He Zhuo (1661-1722), Zhou Quan (17th century), Fang Zhenguan (1679-1747) Li Ruiqing (1867-1920), and Wu Changshuo (1844-1927)
    Twelve collectors' seals


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