LOTS 849-861 FROM A JAPANESE PRIVATE COLLECTION INCLUDING PROPERTY FORMERLY IN THE COLLECTION OF ZHANG DAQIAN (LOT 849)
WU TAO (1840-1895)
Album of twelve leaves, ink/ink and colour on paper
Each leaf measures 22 x 32.5 cm. (8 5/8 x 12 ¾ in.)
One leaf signed, with one seal of the artist
Eleven leaves inscribed and signed, with a total of eleven seals of the artist
Colophon by Zhang Yanhou (1872-?), with one seal
Titleslip inside the album, with one illegible seal
Titleslip on the album cover by Wang Zhen (1867-1938), with two seals
Titleslip on the cloth cover, with one seal
Kumamoto Prefectural Museum of Art, Exhibition of Hosokawa Morisada Collection Part I, October 9 – November 8, 1992.
Kumamoto Prefectural Museum of Art, Exhibition of Hosokawa Morisada Collection Part I, exhibition catalogue, 1992, p.28, 66, pl. 46.
Suzuki Kei ed., Chinese Paintings and Calligraphy, Vol.4 Temple & Private Collection in Japan II, Tokyo University Press, 1983, pp.428-429, JP36-027.