Xu Beihong (1895-1953) Horse, 1932
Lot 402
Xu Beihong (1895-1953)
Horse, 1932
US$ 100,000 - 150,000
£ 78,000 - 120,000

Fine Asian Works of Art

17 Dec 2018, 13:00 PST

San Francisco

Lot Details
Xu Beihong (1895-1953) Horse, 1932
Xu Beihong (1895-1953)
Horse, 1932
Mounted, ink and color on paper, inscribed with a dedication to General Jiansheng, dated the 21st year (1932), autumn, and signed Beihong with an artist's seal reading Beihong and a collector's seal reading Zhongying canghua.
49 5/8 x 16 1/8in (126 x 41cm)

Footnotes

  • Provenance
    The Estate of Dr Gregory Dahlen Jr.
    Far East Fine Arts, San Francisco CA, March 1987

    The dedication of the painting refers to General Jiansheng 健生將軍, a.k.a. Bai Chongxi 白崇禧 (1893-1966), a Guangxi warlord and a famed Nationalist General.

    徐悲鴻 奔馬圖 設色紙本 鏡片 1932年作

    款識:健生將軍惠存。廿一年秋悲鴻。
    鈐印:悲鴻
    藏印:仲英藏畫
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