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    Jichen Shangren (Chinese, 18th Century)
    Seven-Character Calligraphy Couplet, Qing Dynasty, 18th century
    Pair of hanging scrolls, ink on gold-flecked paper
    52 x 10-1/8 inches (132.1 x 25.7 cm) (work, each)
    80 x 14-3/4 inches (203.2 x 37.5 cm) (overall, each)
    Inscribed and signed by the artist, with three seals

    PROVENANCE:
    Christie's, The Collection of Robert Hatfield Ellsworth Part II - Chinese Furniture, Scholar's Objects and Chinese Paintings, March, 2015

    Mounted to silk with rod and dowel. Rolling and handling creases throughout, with some flaking and evidence of previous stabilization and restoration, toning and soiling, with scattered stains.



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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2019
    9th-10th Monday-Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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