An enamelled rectangular plaque Cyclically dated renshen year (AD1932), signed and sealed Wang Yeting
Lot 353
An enamelled rectangular plaque
Cyclically dated renshen year (AD1932), signed and sealed Wang Yeting
Sold for £6,875 (US$ 10,738) inc. premium

Lot Details
The Property of a Gentleman 紳士藏品
An enamelled rectangular plaque
Cyclically dated renshen year (AD1932), signed and sealed Wang Yeting
Brightly decorated in green, sepia, grisaille, yellow, blue, coral-red and purple enamels, depicting a solitary traveller in the centre amongst clusters of rocks and hills dotted with wooded groves, inscribed and sealed at the top centre. 38cm x 25cm (14½in x 9½in)

Footnotes

  • Provenance: purchased in the late 1990s from Dominic Jellinek Ltd. and Carter Oriental Ltd. who are believed to have originally bought them directly from the late Anthony Evans, the well-known collector of 20th century Chinese porcelain.

    民國 粉彩山水圖瓷板 「汪野亭」款

    款識: 雲暗重重樹,煙橫面面山,蒼茫人獨步,意在有無間。 時在壬申年(1932年)春月之浣,仿鳥目山人之大意。野亭作。
    印文: 印

    來源:於二十世紀九十年代晚期購自Dominic Jellinek Ltd.和Carter Oriental Ltd.,相信他們是直接從已故知名二十世紀瓷器收藏家Anthony Evans手上購得

    The poem may be translated as:

    Dark clouds over layer upon layer of trees,
    Mists ring every mountain,
    In this vast landscape a lone man walks,
    His thoughts continuous.
    In spring in renshen year, in the style of Niaomu shanren.
    By (Wang)Yeting.


    Compare another plaque from the Anthony Evans Collection signed and sealed Wang Yeting sold in these rooms, 10 November 2011, lot 596.
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