A famille rose brush pot Painted by Fang Yunfeng (1897-1957) with calligraphy by Wang Yeting (1884-1942), dated 1940
Lot 422
A famille rose brush pot Painted by Fang Yunfeng (1897-1957) with calligraphy by Wang Yeting (1884-1942), dated 1940
Sold for £69,600 (US$ 119,091) inc. premium
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A famille rose brush pot
Painted by Fang Yunfeng (1897-1957) with calligraphy by Wang Yeting (1884-1942), dated 1940
Of square form, two of the sides vibrantly painted by Fang Yunfeng, the first depicting a woman attending to a seated scholar with the title Hongxiu tian xiang (A beautiful girl brings fragrance), the second depicting a scene from Romance of the Western Chamber, the other two sides both inscribed with copies of ancient bronze inscriptions, signed Wang Yeting and dedicated to Mr Yizhai, the base with iron-red seal mark reading Yizhai (Unity Studio).
20.1cm (8in) high

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Kaynes-Klitz Collection

    Illustrated: P.Wain, The Kaynes-Klitz Collection, Woore, 1995, Catalogue no. 33
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