Liu Danzhai (1931-2011) Xishi
Lot 338
Liu Danzhai (1931-2011) Xishi
Sold for HK$ 237,500 (US$ 30,642) inc. premium

Lot Details
Liu Danzhai (1931-2011)
Xishi
Ink and colour on paper, hanging scroll
Inscribed and signed Liu Danzhai, with three seals of the artist
Dated dingmao year (1987)
68.5cm x 45.5cm (27in x 18in).

Footnotes

  • Provenance: private collection, Canada

    劉旦宅 西施 設色紙本 立軸 一九八七年作

    款識:西施越溪女,出自苧蘿山。秀色掩古今,荷花羞玉顏。浣紗弄碧水,自與清波閒。皓齒信難開,沉吟碧雲間。丁卯(1987)暮春書太白句并圖,劉旦宅。
    鈐印:劉渾、旦宅、甌越人

    來源:加拿大私人收藏

    註:詩文內容語出唐代李白《西施》,全詩為「西施越溪女,出自苧蘿山。秀色掩今古,荷花羞玉顏。浣紗弄碧水,自與清波閑。皓齒信難開,沉吟碧雲間。勾踐征絕艷,揚蛾入吳關。提攜館娃宮,杳渺詎可攀。一破夫差國,千秋竟不還。」
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