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    Sale 2632

    Important Chinese Classical Paintings: Property of the Ping Y Tai Foundation

    2 December 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1756

    WEN CONGCHANG (ACTIVE LATE 16TH - EARLY 17TH)

    Price Realised  

    WEN CONGCHANG (ACTIVE LATE 16TH - EARLY 17TH)
    Landscape of Tiger Hill
    Hanging scroll, ink and colour on paper
    70 x 31.4 cm. (27 1/2 x 12 3/8 in.)
    Inscribed and signed by the artist
    Two seals of the artist
    Dedicated to Chun Yu
    Dated yimao year of the Wanli era (1615)
    One colophon by Emperor Qianlong (1771-1799, reigned 1736-1796), with two seals
    Dated bingwu year (1786)
    Ten collectors' seals, including five of Hong Li (Emperor Qianlong) and one of Zhang Heng (1914-1963) and one of Ying He (1771-1840), a court officer who was given the painting by Emperor Qianlong


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    US$129,100 - 193,600