Anonymous, Album of Southwestern Minorities
Lot 2028
Anonymous (c. 1800) Album of Southwestern Minorities
Sold for US$ 11,250 inc. premium
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Chinese Paintings New York
12 Sep 2012 10:00 EDT

Auction 20379
Anonymous, Album of Southwestern Minorities
Lot Details
Anonymous (c. 1800)
Album of Southwestern Minorities
Ink and color on paper, album of thirty-eight leaves of paintings, each leaf with a long calligraphic description on the opposite leaf.
12 1/4 x 9in (31.1 x 22.9cm) each leaf

Footnotes

  • For an example of a similar album and a study of the socio-political conditions under which this genre of Chinese painting arose during the Qing dynasty, see David Michael Deal and Laura Hostetler, The Art of Ethnography: a Chinese "Miao album", Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2006.

    無名氏 西南部少數民族 設色紙本 册頁三十八開 約十九世紀
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