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A painting of Zhenwu and his court, Qing dynasty, 18th century | 明末 真武大帝圖 設色絹本 裝框

Estimate:

5,000

to
- 7,000 USD

Property from the Estate of Allen O. Battle, Ph.D

A painting of Zhenwu and his court, Qing dynasty, 18th century | 明末 真武大帝圖 設色絹本 裝框

A painting of Zhenwu and his court, Qing dynasty, 18th century | 明末 真武大帝圖 設色絹本 裝框

Estimate:

5,000

to
- 7,000 USD

Lot sold:

9,450

USD

A painting of Zhenwu and his court

Qing dynasty, 18th century

明末 真武大帝圖 設色絹本 裝框


ink and color on silk, depicting Zhenwu and his celestial court, the Daoist God seated at the center surrounded by attendants, celestial marshals and guardians, all observing an intertwined tortoise and snake on the ground before them, all against a backdrop of scrolling clouds, with banners, standards and the top of a military encampment emerging behind, framed  


Height 77 ¾ in., 197.5 cm; Width 33 ½ in., 85 cm

Silk bears tanned tone. Wear and tears to the silk throughout with associate pigment loss. Overall with scattered patched restorations to details. Traces of staining to the upper right and lower left.


絹本泛黃。整體見表面磨損及撕痕連帶脫彩,散見小型塊狀修補。右上及左下區域見少許污痕。


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In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

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我們很高興為您提供上述拍品狀況報告。由於敝公司非專業修復人員,在此敦促您徵詢其他專業修復人員,以獲得更詳盡、專業之報告。


準買家應該檢查每件拍品以確認其狀況,蘇富比所作的任何陳述均為主觀看法而非事實陳述。雖然本狀況報告或有針對某拍品之討論,但所有拍賣品均根據印於圖錄內之業務規則以拍賣時狀況出售。

Mathias Komor, New York, 23rd December 1948.

Collection of Dr. Allen O. Battle, Ph.D (1927-2020).


來源

Mathias Komor,紐約,1948年12月23日

Allen O. Battle 醫生 (1927-2020) 收藏