Zhuang Yunkuan 荘蕴宽(1866-1932) Calligraphic couplet
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Zhuang Yunkuan (1866-1932) Calligraphic couplet, 1928
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12 Sep 2012 10:00 EDT

Auction 20379
Zhuang Yunkuan 荘蕴宽(1866-1932) Calligraphic couplet Zhuang Yunkuan 荘蕴宽(1866-1932) Calligraphic couplet
Lot Details
Zhuang Yunkuan (1866-1932)
Calligraphic couplet, 1928
Ink on paper, couplet mounted for framing, calligraphic inscription dated wuchen (1928), and signed Sijian Zhuang Yunkuan followed by two rectangular relief seals of the artist reading Zhuang Yunkuan yin, Sijian chang shou.
55 1/2 x 10 3/4in (141 x 27.5cm)each scroll

Footnotes

  • Zhuang Yunkuan (Baohong) was born in Wujin in 1866. An important political figure, he served as Interim Commander-in-chief of Jiangsu Province during the Xinhai Revolution. Later he was one of the founders of the Palace Museum in Beijing, and he served as the director of the Palace Museum library.

    莊蘊寬 隸書對聯 水墨紙本 立軸 一九二八年作

    款識:
    回看佛国青螺髻
    誤入仙人碧玉壺
    禹九紅兄屬畫印正
    戊辰 (1928) 中秋思緘莊蘊寬

    鈐印:
    [莊蘊寬印]、[思緘長壽]
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