XIE ZHILIU (1910-1997), LU YANSHAO (1909-1993), LIN FENGMIAN (1900-1991), HUANG ZHOU (1925-1997) AND OTHERS
XIE ZHILIU (1910-1997), LU YANSHAO (1909-1993), LIN FENGMIAN (1900-1991), HUANG ZHOU (1925-1997) AND OTHERS
XIE ZHILIU (1910-1997), LU YANSHAO (1909-1993), LIN FENGMIAN (1900-1991), HUANG ZHOU (1925-1997) AND OTHERS
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XIE ZHILIU (1910-1997), LU YANSHAO (1909-1993), LIN FENGMIAN (1900-1991), HUANG ZHOU (1925-1997) AND OTHERS
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This lot is offered without reserve. THE COLLECTION OF ROBERT HATFIELD ELLSWORTH (1929-2014)
XIE ZHILIU (1910-1997), LU YANSHAO (1909-1993), LIN FENGMIAN (1900-1991), HUANG ZHOU (1925-1997) AND OTHERS

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XIE ZHILIU (1910-1997), LU YANSHAO (1909-1993), LIN FENGMIAN (1900-1991), HUANG ZHOU (1925-1997) AND OTHERS
Various Subjects
Album of twenty-seven double leaves, ink and ink and color on paper
Each double leaf measures 11 7/8 x 16 1/2 in. (30 x 41.9 cm.)
Frontispiece by LIU HAISU (1896-1994), dedicated to Yashun, dated at age 80, signed, with three seals
Second frontispiece by SHA MENGHAI (1900-1992), dedicated to Yashun, signed, with one seal
Paintings by:
HUANG ZHOU, Dancer and Musician, dedicated to Yashun, signed, with one seal
LIN FENGMIAN, Flowers, signed, with one seal
ZHOU CHANGGU (1929-1985), Girl and Horse, dedicated to Yashun, signed, with two seals
LU KUNFENG (born 1934), Bird and Butterfly, dedicated to Yashun, dated summer yimao year (1975), signed, with one seal
ZHOU CHANGGU, Girls and Goat, entitled, dedicated to Yashun, signed, with three seals
GUAN LIANG (1900-1986), Opera Performers, entitled and signed, with one seal
HUANG ZHOU, Donkeys, dedicated to Yashun, signed, with two seals
HUANG ZHOU, Eagles, dedicated to Yashun, signed, with two seals
LU YANSHAO, Mountain Travels, entitled, dedicated to Yashun, dated yimao year (1975), signed, with two seals
TANG YUN (1910-1993), Bird on Bamboo, signed, with one seal
YAO GENGYUN (1931-1988), Pagoda atop a Peak, inscribed, dedicated to Yashun, dated early winter, yimao year (1975), signed with three seals
TONG ZHONGDAO (born 1939), Water Garden, dedicated to Yashun, signed, with one seal
LI ZHENJIAN (1921-1992), Girl with Ram, dedicated to Yashun, dated 1976, signed, with two seals
ZHANG DAZHUANG (1903-1980), Shrimp, entitled, dedicated to Yashun, signed, with two seals (one dated 1976)
LI XIONGCAI (1910-2001), Ink Pines, dedicated to Yashun, signed, with one seal
KONG ZHONGQI (born 1934), Pagoda at Waterfront, entitled, dedicated to Yashun, signed, with two seals
WU FUZHI (1900-1977), Flowers, dedicated to Yashun, dated 1976, signed, with three seals
ZHU YUESAN (1902-1984), Wisteria, dedicated to Yashun, signed, with two seals
WANG GEYI (1897-1988), Pomegranates, dedicated to Yashun, dated to age 79, signed, with two seals
CHENG SHIFA (1921-2007), Sage, entitled, dedicated to Yashun, signed, with one seal
FANG ZENGXIAN (born 1931), Farmer, entitled, dedicated to Yashun, dated 1976, signed, with two seals
LIU DANZHAI (1931-2011), Horses, dedicated to Yashun, dated 1978, signed, with one seal
XIE ZHILIU (1910-1997), Bird on Branch, dedicated to Yashun, dated 1976, signed, with three seals
CHEN PEIQIU (born 1922), Orchid, inscribed with a poem, dedicated to Yashun, signed, with two seals
Colophon by FEI XINWO (1903-1992), dedicated to Yashun, signed, with one seal
Total of 29 collector's seals of Robert H. Ellsworth
Titleslip by Sha Menghai, with one seal
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Lot Essay

Dr. Li Yashun (born 1936) was born in Indonesia and later returned to China, where he graduated from the Zhejiang Medical University in 1961. He worked as a physician in Hangzhou's First People's Hospital and moved to Hong Kong in 1985. Dr. Li was an active art collector and befriended many famous artists of his day, many of whom he treated for illnesses.

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