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Meiren at her Bath, Qing dynasty, 18th century | 清十八世紀 〈美人沐浴圖〉軸 設色絹本

Property from the Bertholet Collection 貝氏情色藝術珍藏

Meiren at her Bath, Qing dynasty, 18th century | 清十八世紀 〈美人沐浴圖〉軸 設色絹本

Meiren at her Bath, Qing dynasty, 18th century | 清十八世紀 〈美人沐浴圖〉軸 設色絹本

Property from the Bertholet Collection

Meiren at her Bath

Qing dynasty, 18th century

貝氏情色藝術珍藏

清十八世紀 〈美人沐浴圖〉軸 設色絹本


hanging scroll, ink and colour on silk

155 by 87 cm

Overall good condition with foxing, old stains, minor creases, and occasional insignificant repaired cracks, all expectable for its age. 


"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. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."

Ferdinand M. Bertholet, Les Jardins du Plaisir: Érotisme et art dans la Chine ancienne / Gardens of Pleasure: Eroticism and Art in China, Paris, 2003 (rev. English ed., Munich, Berlin, London, New York, 2010), pp. 158-159. 


貝索烈,《Les Jardins du Plaisir: Érotisme et art dans la Chine ancienne / Gardens of Pleasure: Eroticism and Art in China》,巴黎,2003年(英文再版,慕尼黑、柏林、倫敦、紐約,2010年),頁158-159

James Cahill et al., Le Palais du printemps. Peintures érotiques de Chine, Musée Cernuschi, Paris, 2006, p. 40, fig. 7, and pp. 196-197.

Seduced: Art & Sex from Antiquity to Now, Barbican Art Gallery, London, 2007, p. 127.

The Chinese Pleasure Garden: Erotic Art from the Bertholet Collection, Museum für Asiatische Kunst, Berlin, 2011.

James Cahill, Sarah Handler, Julia M. White, Chen Fongfong, et al., Beauty Revealed: Images of Women in Qing Dynasty Chinese Painting, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, University of California, Berkeley, 2013, cat. no. 24.

Gardens of Pleasure: Sex in Ancient China. An Exhibition of the Ferdinand M. Bertholet Collection, Hong Kong, 2014, fig. 1 and cover.


高居翰等,《Le Palais du printemps. Peintures érotiques de Chine》,賽努奇博物館,巴黎,2006年,頁40,圖7,及頁196-197

《Seduced: Art & Sex from Antiquity to Now》,Barbican Art Gallery(巴比肯美術館),倫敦,2007年,頁127

《The Chinese Pleasure Garden: Erotic Art from the Bertholet Collection》,亞洲藝術博物館,柏林,2011年

高居翰、Sarah Handler、Julia M. White、陳芳芳等,《Beauty Revealed: Images of Women in Qing Dynasty Chinese Painting》,柏克萊大學藝術博物館及太平洋電影資料館,柏克萊,2013年,編號24

《愉悅滿園:貝氏中國古代情色藝術珍藏》,香港,2014年,圖1及封面