Christie’s Hong Kong will feature Fine Chinese Classical Paintings and Calligraphy on 26 May 2021, presenting global collections and timeless masterpieces with historical, aesthetic and cultural significance.
The auction is led by an extremely rare masterpiece, Wutong Studio in Autumn by the court painter Zhang Zongcang, the favourite of the Emperor Qianlong. Other highlights include Seven Poems in Running Script by Wen Zhengming, from an important Japanese private collection, Stroll with a Stick in Autumn Mountain by Lan Ying previously in the Syunko Sugiura Collection, and Small-Character Calligraphy in Standard Script by Huang Daozhou, formerly from the collection of Yamamoto Teijiro. With exquisite works of wide-ranging themes and remarkable appeal, the Fine Chinese Classical Paintings and Calligraphy auction is not to be missed.
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