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Hanging Scroll Depicting the Zen Circle, Enso

Auction:
2992B
Lot:
507
Sold for:
$431$350

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2992B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 18, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Hanging Scroll Depicting the Zen Circle, Enso, Japan, with an inscription calligraphed in cursive script, holding three seals with one reading "Kakumei" (enlightened), ink on paper, painting 13 1/2 x 17 7/8 in.

Provenance: Milton S. Fox.
Estimate $700-900

some creases, traces of wear and tear, and toning to paper, wear and tear and creases to paper matte, traces of repairs on reverse.


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

Milton S. Fox, Calligraphy, Chinese painting, Culture, Cursive, Ensō, Hanging scroll, Penmanship, Seal, Visual arts, Writing, Japan

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