Wu Boyan Guanyin with Sutra Calligraphy
Lot 2020
Wu Huiru (18th century) and Chen Bangyan Guanyin with Sutra Calligraphy
Sold for US$ 5,250 inc. premium
Auction Details
Chinese Paintings New York
12 Sep 2012 10:00 EDT

Auction 20379
Lot Details
Wu Huiru (18th century) and Chen Bangyan
Guanyin with Sutra Calligraphy
Ink on paper, mounted as a hanging scroll, with a hand painted border, the upper half inscribed and signed Chen Bangyan, dated gengwu (1750), followed by two seals of the calligrapher reading Bangyan Zhiyin and Shinan; the lower leaf painting is inscribed and signed Wu Ru, followed by two seals of the artist reading Wu and Baiyan.
45 x 18in (114 x 45.7cm)

Footnotes

  • 吳彚茹 觀音 水墨紙本 十八世紀
    陳邦彥 心經 水墨紙本

    款識:
    弟子吳彚茹齊沐敬繪
    摩訶般若波羅蜜多心經
    乾隆十有五年歲次庚午孟夏初六日
    七十三歲老人陳邦彥盥沐敬書恭祝

    鈐印:[吳][白岩][邦彥之印][世南]
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