Attributed to Sun Kehong (ca.1533-1611), Bodhidharma Crossing the  Yangzi on a Reed, Ink and color on paper, hanging scroll and After Zhao Zhongmu (1289-1362), Horses and grooms, ink on paper,  horizontal scroll
Lot 8416
Various Artists Two Figure Paintings
Sold for US$ 3,500 inc. premium
Auction Details
Various Artists Two Figure Paintings Various Artists Two Figure Paintings Various Artists Two Figure Paintings Various Artists Two Figure Paintings Various Artists Two Figure Paintings Various Artists Two Figure Paintings Various Artists Two Figure Paintings Various Artists Two Figure Paintings Various Artists Two Figure Paintings Various Artists Two Figure Paintings Various Artists Two Figure Paintings Various Artists Two Figure Paintings Various Artists Two Figure Paintings Various Artists Two Figure Paintings Various Artists Two Figure Paintings Various Artists Two Figure Paintings Various Artists Two Figure Paintings Various Artists Two Figure Paintings Various Artists Two Figure Paintings Attributed to Sun Kehong (ca.1533-1611), Bodhidharma Crossing the  Yangzi on a Reed, Ink and color on paper, hanging scroll and After Zhao Zhongmu (1289-1362), Horses and grooms, ink on paper,  horizontal scroll
Lot Details
Property from Various Owners
Various Artists
Two Figure Paintings
a) Attributed to Sun Kehong (ca. 1533-1611) Bodhidharma Crossing the Yangzi on a Reed, hanging scroll, ink and color on paper; inscribed and bearing the signature Sun Kehong with one seal reading Hanyang Taishou and one collector's seal; above a colophon in running script possibly signed Wu Longguang with three seals (creases, stains, abrasions).
37 1/8 x 15in (94.3 x 38.1cm) painting
b) After Zhao Zhongmu (1289-1362) Horses and Grooms, hand scroll, ink on paper; inscribed and bearing a signature reading Zhongmu Zhao Weng with two seals (toning, stains, creases).
10 x 87in (25.4 x 221cm)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    acquired in China 1946-1949
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