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Two Hanging Scrolls, Two Paintings, and Two Prints

Auction:
2872T
Lot:
1955
Sold for:
$246$200

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Auction:
Discovery - 2872T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
December 10, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Two Hanging Scrolls, Two Paintings, and Two Prints, Japan and China, 20th century, Japan, hanging scroll, three-character calligraphy in cursive script, signed "Munenori" with three seals, ink on brown paper, calligraphy 13 1/8 x 24; China, hanging scroll, calligraphy of an eight-character proverb from Chunqiu zuoshi chuan (Mr. Zuo's Tradition of the Spring and Autumn Annals) in cursive script, dated "1977" and signed with a seal, on paper, calligraphy 38 3/4 x 14 3/4; two pith paper paintings depicting butterflies, framed; a print depicting a mountain landscape, framed and glazed, sight size 10 1/2 x 15 1/4; and a print depicting a hawk on a perch, framed, sight size 31 x 15 7/8 in.
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

Zuo, Autumn Annals, China, Japan, Arts in China, Calligraphy, Chinese art, Chinese characters, Cursive, Cursive script, Hanging scroll, Penmanship

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