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SHEN ZONGJING (1669-1735)
SHEN ZONGJING (1669-1735)

PAYSAGE, ENCRE ET COULEUR SUR PAPIER

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SHEN ZONGJING (1669-1735) PAYSAGE, ENCRE ET COULEUR SUR PAPIER Hanging scroll, ink and colour on paper. Inscribed and signed by the artist, with two seals: Shen Zongjing Yin, Shi Feng. With a collector's seal. 21 x 12¼ in. (53.3 x 31cm.)
Provenance
The collection of Jean-Pierre Dubosc (1903-1988), Paris, thence by descent to the owner.
Literature
Osvald Siren, "Annotated Lists of Paintings" in Chinese Painting: Leading Masters and Principles, New York, 1973, p. 395 (erroneously listed as a handscroll)
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SHEN ZONGJING (1669-1735)
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Born in Huating, Shen Zongjing received the jinshi degree in 1688 and was subsequently appointed to a post at Taipu Temple. He most commonly painted landscapes in the style of Yuan dynasty masters and was also an accomplished musician, poet and calligrapher.

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