Qi Kun (1901-1944) Peach Blossom Valley
Lot 732
Qi Kun (1901-1944) Peach Blossom Valley
Sold for HK$ 62,500 (US$ 8,064) inc. premium
Lot Details
Qi Kun (1901-1944)
Peach Blossom Valley
Ink and colour on paper, handscroll
Inscribed and signed Qi Kun, with two seals of the artist and one seal of the collector
Dated renwu year (1942)
Painting 33.5cm x 103cm (13¼in x 40½in) and
Colophon 33.5cm x 71cm (13¼in x 28in).

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Formerly in the collection of Professor Sheung Chung Ho (1937-2010), former Chairman of the Department of Chinese Language and Literature, the Chinese University of Hong Kong (see the Note in lot 807 for a brief introduction of Sheung Chung Ho)

    祁崑 桃源圖 設色紙本 手卷 一九四二年作

    款識: 桃源圖。桃源記本泉明先生之寓言, 好事者又為之圖。茲見宋石門本, 因撫之, 仿梅花道人筆意。澤福仁兄大人雅屬, 壬午 (1942) 冬日, 井西祁崑。
    鈐印: 井西居士、祁崑之印
    藏印: 宗豪過目

    跋尾:
    款識: 要珍視傳統, 要從傳統中取精用閎, 別署新意, 提煉生命發光的原素。使書畫綫條蛻化為情感綫條, 使純美情思與自然神態相融貫。集真美于腕肘, 表品薻于筆端。老子之學基于易而深于史,精義卓見, 莫探其秘。余思道灋自然之說, 莊子齊物亦參老氏之精髓。
    鈐印: 八旗後人

    來源: 前香港中文大學中國語言及文學系系主任常宗豪教授(1937-2010)舊藏(常宗豪簡介見拍品807註)
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