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Nine "Tilling and Weaving" Paintings

Auction:
2885B
Lot:
514
Sold for:
$861$700

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

Description:

Nine "Tilling and Weaving" Paintings, China, 19th century, ink and color on silk, depicting scenes of rural daily life after the famous 17th century series Gengzhi Tu, unsigned, four framed and glazed, three framed and two matted, sight size 13 1/4 x 8 in.

Provenance: Descended in the family of Mrs. Hope Goddard Iselin of New York and Newport.
Estimate $500-700


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.

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China, Goddard, Hope Goddard Iselin, Iselin, Silk, Tilling, Weaving

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