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    Chinese School (Qing Dynasty)
    Corn, Cucumber, and Bitter Melon (two works)
    Ink and color on silk
    9-3/4 inches high x 14 inches wide (24.8 x 35.6 cm) (work, each)
    Stamped with two red artist's seals
    Signed Zhu Hu Wai Shi

    Collection of a German Consular Officer in China (1902-1917 and 1920-1930);
    Thence by descent.

    Estimate: $1,500 - $2,000.

    Condition Report*: Mounted as folio pages, toning and errant waterstaining, few scattered pinpoint holes, overall good with wear commensurate with age.
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    11th Tuesday
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