Wang Zhen (1867-1938) Amusing with the Toad
Lot 716
Wang Zhen (1867-1938) Amusing with the Toad
Sold for HK$ 200,000 (US$ 25,762) inc. premium

Lot Details
Wang Zhen (1867-1938)
Amusing with the Toad
Ink and colour on paper, hanging scroll
Inscribed and signed Wang Zhen, with two seals of the artist
Dated dingsi year (1917)
131cm x 58cm (51½in x 22¾in).

Footnotes

  • Provenance: private collection, Singapore

    王震 劉海戲金蟾 設色紙本 立軸 一九一七年作

    款識:劉海仙,率天真,手拈金丹蟾弄馴,腰間懸錢寄咲嚬,戲詔錢曰:爾何神,爾竟能殺人兮能救人。有爾賤者貴,無爾富者貧。吳市吹簫,子終日為爾欲破唇。騎鶴腰爾十萬貫,烟花揚州三月春。杖頭得爾百文掛,長安市上酒飲醇。家家開門七件事,有爾不愁珠之米、桂之薪。錢乎,錢乎,爾何不分千百萬億之化身,布滿此紅塵,使之到處無窮民。丁巳(1917)立秋,白龍山人王震。
    鈐印:王震大利、一亭

    來源:新加坡私人收藏
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