An enamelled rectangular plaque Cyclically dated wuwu year (AD1918), signed and sealed Wu Haifeng
Lot 355
An enamelled rectangular plaque
Cyclically dated wuwu year (AD1918), signed and sealed Wu Haifeng
£3,000 - 5,000
US$ 5,000 - 8,400
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The Property of a Gentleman 紳士藏品
An enamelled rectangular plaque
Cyclically dated wuwu year (AD1918), signed and sealed Wu Haifeng
Enamelled in pale tones of green, blue and grisaille with clusters of wooded groves amidst mountains surrounded by a wide river, two travellers going ashore from a boat, inscribed and sealed at the top right. 46.9cm x 34.9cm (18in x 13½in), framed

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 「吳海峯」款

    款識: 南朝煙雨。戊午(1918年)之仲秋,中秋佳節前,祿琴先生雅玩,吳海峯寫於昌江。
    鈴印: 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 inscription may be translated as:

    Amidst the rain and fog in Jiangnan.
    In the second month of autumn in wuwu year,
    before the Mid-Autumn Festival,
    elegantly appreciated by the intellectual Lu Qin,
    written by Wu Haifeng in Changjiang.
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