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Calligraphy on Gilt Paper

Auction:
2885B
Lot:
487
Sold for:
$738$600

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2885B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 19, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Calligraphy on Gilt Paper, China, in the manner of Liu Runxiang (1841-1935), in twenty-one lines in cursive script style, the paper decorated with auspicious symbols, signed "Runxiang" with a seal reading "Liu Run Xiang yin," framed and glazed, calligraphy 11 7/8 x 31 1/8 in.
Estimate $600-800

in good condition with minor buckling, not examined out of frame.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

China, Calligraphy, Chinese calligraphy, Chinese characters, Copybook, Cursive, Penmanship, Seal, Writing

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