Lot 454: CHINESE SILK PAINTING DEPICTING A WOMAN, possibly by Fu Baoshi (1904-1965)
October 27, 2016
Boston, MA, USALive Auction
CHINESE SILK PAINTING DEPICTING A WOMAN, possibly by Fu Baoshi (1904-1965)
ink and watercolor on paper; bearing calligraphy and artist's seal; image: 11 3/8 x 7 1/2 in.; sheet overall: 25 1/2 x 16 in.
Provenance: By descent in the Quincy Adams Shaw family, from the collection of Quincy Adams Shaw III (1897-1987) to the current owner.
Other Notes: Quincy Adams Shaw (1825-1908) was a Boston Brahmin investor, business magnate and art collector
Minor losses to paper at top margin; creasing.