Property from Various Owners
Hu Xigui (1839-1883)
Album of Figures
Ten double leaves, ink and color on paper, mounted as an album; depicting a continuous scene with figures indoors and outdoors variously reading, painting, sewing, conversing, and hanging up the wash, the first leaf with one seal of the artist reading Sanqiao shi shu hua yin, the final leaf dated renwu year (1882) and signed Hu Xigui with one seal of the artist reading Xigui chang shou (abrasions, minor separations).
9 1/2 x 120 1/2in (24.1 x 306cm)