Fang Limin (b.1964)
TULIP, a vase of tulips on a table
Woodblock, 1996, signed in pencil and dated, numbered 92/100
sheet 35.2 x 27cm approximately, unframed;
Bai Fu (b.1944)
TEN VIEWS OF SILK ROAD (CONTINUED) - SUNSET OF OLD CITY
Woodblock, c.1980-86, signed in pencil numbered 103/200
sheet 29.9 x 40cm approximately, unframed;
Mo Ce (b.1928)
TEN VIEWS OF GUILIN - FISHER AND BOATS, ONE HUNDRED VIEWS OF ETERNAL CHINA
Woodblock, 1980, signed in pencil and dated, numbered 133/200
sheet 34.5 x 45.9cm approximately, unframed (3)
方利民 郁金香 版画 1996
白甫 古都夕阳 版画 八十年代
莫测 野渡 版画 1980
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Sold for £220
Condition: Tulip - Paper very lightly cockled. A couple of very light scratches to the paper in lower left margin. No other obvious flaws
Sunset of old city - Colours a little faded. Ink a little thin at base of pagoda. Very light dirt and smudges of ink in lower margin. Spot of blue ink in the sky to the right. Thread in paper towards right edge. Light creases lower right in the trees
Fisher and boats - paper lightly discoloured. Some soft creases in top margin and across top right corner. A small stain along bottom left edge. A few light spots of foxing, minor.
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Auction: Asian Art - Live Online, Thu, 28th May 2020
The current pandemic does not seem to have affected the Asian Art market with prices and interest remaining strong.
We are pleased to include in our forthcoming Asian Art sale an extraordinary kesi scroll, the magnificent embroidery depicting the celebration of the birthday of Queen Mother of the West. We also include the wonderful embroidery collection of Mr and Mrs Leitch, who lived in China from the late 19th century to the 1930s and a fabulous collection of Yixing zisha teapots and Japanese woodblock prints in the sale.
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