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Lot 360: WANG CHONG (1494-1533)

Est: $400,000 HKD - $600,000 HKD
Christie'sOctober 31, 2004Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Item Overview

Description

SUNZI'S BOOK OF WARFARE IN SMALL STANDARD SCRIPT CALLIGRAPHY

Album of twenty-four leaves, ink on silk
Each leaf measures 20 x 9.5 cm (7 7/8 x 3 3/4 in.)
Last leaf signed: Yayi Shanren Wang Chong
Three seals of the artist: Wang Chong Si Yin, Li Ji Zhi Yin, Hua Hua Zhai
Three collectors' seals on the mounting:
Shao Songnian (1834-1923): Song Nian Suo Cang;
Zhao Shudong ( ): Ting Song Shu Wu, Shu Dong Xin Shang
Four colophons at the end of the album by Shao Songnian, signed, with four seals

Artist or Maker

Literature

Shao Songnian, Chenglanshi Guxuan Cuilu (Miscellany of Ancient Wonders in the Chenglan Studio), juan (chapter) 4, pp.23-24

Notes

(US$51,600-77,400)

Auction Details

Fine Classical Chinese Paintings and Calligraphy

by
Christie's
October 31, 2004, 12:00 AM EST

2203-8 Alexandra House 16-20 Chater Road, Hong Kong, HK