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    Liang Qichao (Chinese, 1873-1929)
    Calligraphies, 1916
    Hanging scroll, ink on paper
    15-1/8 x 20-5/8 inches (38.4 x 52.4 cm) (works, each)
    69-1/2 x 24-1/2 inches (176.5 x 62.2 cm) (overall, each)
    Signed

    THE CHENN FAMILY COLLECTION OF CHINESE PAINTING AND CALLIGRAPHY

    PROVENANCE:
    Chen Guoxiang (1879-1919);
    Chen Guan (1895-1990) and Zheng Ying (1898-1990), by descent from the above;
    Chenn Family, by descent from the above.
    The hanging scroll with two calligraphies, the upper a poem by Cao Zhi (192-232) executed in the style of Wang Xizhi's calligraphy work Luoshen Fu and the lower a copy of the the Epitaph of Zhang Xuan (531), considered one of the best carved epitaph of the Northern Wei Dynasty (386-534) and an excellent exemplary work of Wei Stele script.




    Condition Report*: A few handling creases, scattered stains and marks, otherwise in good condition.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2019
    19th-20th Tuesday-Wednesday
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