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    Sale 2632

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

    2 December 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1725

    WEN ZHENGMING (1470-1559)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    WEN ZHENGMING (1470-1559)
    Forest in Early Spring
    Hanging scroll, ink on paper
    90 x 92.5 cm. (35 1/2 x 36 1/3 in.)
    Inscribed with a poem and signed by the artist
    Two seals of the artist
    Dated first month of wuxu year (1538)
    One collector's seal of Zhang Zhao (1691-1745)
    Inscribed by Fei Nianci (1855-1905) on the mounting, with one seal, dated yihai year (1875)
    Titleslip by Wu Hufan (1894-1968), dated renwu year (1942)


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    US$116,200 - 154,900