8 November 2016
QI BAISHI (1863-1957)
DRAGONFLY AND AMARANTH
Scroll, ink and colour on paper.
Inscribed and signed, with one seal of the artist.
24 ¾ x 11 ½ in. (63 x 30 cm.) mounted and framed
Private French Collection, acquired from Beijing in the 1950's.
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With a paper label to the reverse of the painting reading 'Chi-Pai Shih fleurs et libellule 1951 acquis de l'artiste'.
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