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    Sale 12169

    Fine Chinese Paintings

    16 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 830

    ZHU YUNMING (ATTRIBUTED TO, 1461-1527)

    Calligraphy in Cursive Script

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    ZHU YUNMING (ATTRIBUTED TO, 1461-1527)
    Calligraphy in Cursive Script
    Handscroll, ink on paper
    18 5/8 X 351 7/8 in. (47.1 x 893.9 cm.)
    Signed by the artist, with two seals
    One collector's seal of Robert H. Ellsworth
    Frontispiece by Zhang Hong (18th-19th century), with two seals


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE COLLECTION OF ROBERT HATFIELD ELLSWORTH (1929-2014)


    Literature

    Fu Shen C.Y. et al., Studies in Chinese Calligraphy: Traces of the Brush, New Haven, 1977, no. 45, pp. 234, 269.