Lot 153: (CHINESE ART.) Paintings by Madame Chiang Kai-Shek. Volume 1.
December 1, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: (CHINESE ART.) Paintings by Madame Chiang Kai-Shek. Volume 1. Chinese and English text. 32 reproductions of her paintings. Folio, Chinese sewn cloth wrappers with paper cover label; folding portfolio with faux bone clasps, some light dampstaining. inscribed and signed by madame chiang kai-shek to State Department Secretary to the Chinese Embassy, Walter Robertson, along with a Typed Letter Signed to him and a telegraph, both thanking him and his wife for hosting her during a recent visit, dated July, 1958. Taipei, (1945)
Notes: with--A set of volumes containing color woodblock illustrations of mostly nature studies. Small folio, sewn paper wrappers, scattered dampstaining and light foxing; silk brocade folding box, also with dampstaining and general wear; plates mostly clean and bright. Hong Kong, 1953.