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Calligraphy Hanging Scroll

Auction:
2927B
Lot:
650
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2927B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 16, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Calligraphy Hanging Scroll, China, in the manner of Liu Tang (1719-1804), written in semi-cursive script, signed with two seals reading "Shian" and "Liu Tang yinxin," ink on paper, calligraphy 50 1/2 x 24 3/8 in.
Property of a New England collector.
Estimate $300-500

some tears, numerous horizontal creases, loss of ink along the creases, traces of repaired tears particularly to top edge.


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, Arts in China, Calligraphy, Chinese art, Chinese characters, Cursive, Hanging scroll, Language, Penmanship, Seal, Tang dynasty, Tang Yin, Writing

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