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Ancestral Portrait Depicting an Bearded Official

Auction:
3009T
Lot:
1624
Sold for:
$338$275

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Auction:
Discovery - 3009T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 17, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Ancestral Portrait Depicting an Bearded Official, China, seated on a chair, dressed in a blue robe with silver pheasant rank badge, ink and color on silk, framed and glazed, painting 43 x 25 5/8 in.
Estimate $500-700

silk support tattered with numerous repaired tears, loss of pigment, creases, tears, not examined out of frame. A condition and conservation treatment report issued by the Northeast Document Restoration Center in Andover, Massachusetts is available.


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, Blue, Chinese clothing, Chinese culture, Clothing, Color, Mandarin square, Optical spectrum, Pheasant, Rainbow, Silk, Visual arts, Web colors

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