Shen Zengzhi (1850-1922) Calligraphy in Running Script
Lot 977
Shen Zengzhi (1850-1922)
Calligraphy in Running Script
US$ 3,500 - 5,000
£ 2,700 - 3,900

Lot Details
Shen Zengzhi (1850-1922)
Calligraphy in Running Script
Ink on paper, hanging scroll, signed Meiweng with one artist's seal reading hai ri lou.
47 1/4 x 20in (120 x 50.7cm)

Footnotes

  • Exhibited and illustrated
    The Reformer's Brush: Modernity and Traditional Media in China: Commemoration Exhibition of the 100th anniversary of the Xinhai Revolution, University of Hawaii Art Gallery, February 27-April 8, 2011, catalogue fig. 60, p. 115.

    While undated, this calligraphy by Shen Zengzhi 沈曾植 was signed Meiweng 寐翁 and with the seal hai ri lou 海日廔; both were used by Shen after he retired from government service following the Xinhai Revolution in 1911.
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