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    Sale 2632

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

    2 December 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1747

    XIE SHICHEN (1481-CIRCA 1567)

    Price Realised  

    XIE SHICHEN (1481-CIRCA 1567)
    Landscapes of Four Seasons
    A set of four hanging scrolls, ink and colour on paper
    Each scroll measures 321 x 94 cm. (126 3/8 x 37 in.)
    Each scroll signed by the artist
    Seven seals of the artist (4)


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    US$193,600 - 258,100

    Literature

    Cahill, James. Cahill, Parting at the Shore - Chinese Painting of the Early and Middle Ming Dynasty, Weatherhill, New York & Tokyo, 1978, pp. 158-159; pl. 76-77.
    Lawton, Mary. Hsieh Shih-ch'en, A Ming Dynasty Artist Reinterprets the Past: The David and Alfred Smart Gallery. Chicago: University of Chicago, 1978.