Anonymous (Qing Dynasty)   Figures from 'The Water Margin'
Lot 5290
Anonymous (Qing Dynasty) Figures from 'The Water Margin'
Sold for US$ 7,320 inc. premium
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Lot Details
Anonymous (Qing Dynasty)
Figures from 'The Water Margin'
An album of thirty-six double leaves, ink and color on paper; each double leaf with facing calligraphy and painting, describing and illustrating one of thirty-six leaders of the band of one hundred and eight bandits from the late Yuan-early Ming novel The Water Margin, with each double page featuring one or multiple seals.
8 x 6 1/4in (20.5 x 16cm) each leaf of calligraphy or painting

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  • Provenance:
    Private collection, San Francisco
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