A large enamelled rectangular plaque Dated xinwei year (AD1931), signed by He Xuren (1882-1940)
Lot 236
A large enamelled rectangular plaque
Sold for £2,750 (US$ 4,413) inc. premium

Lot Details
A large enamelled rectangular plaque
Enamelled in shades of sepia, grey and pale blue with a solitary sage and a young attendant on a snowy terrace, two tall leafless branches of pine dotted with white enamel simulating snow on the surfaces and on rockwork surrounding their terrace, a tall range of overlapping mountain peaks in the background; inscribed He Xuren, year xinwei (AD1931) beside a seal.
83cm x 33cm (32½in x 23in), framed

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Dominic Jellinek, apparently bought in Taipei in 1999
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