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WILLOWS AT THE RIVERSIDE; BEGONIAS
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Qi Baishi (1864-1957), WILLOWS AT THE RIVERSIDE; BEGONIAS\nSigned QI BAISHI, dated ren xu, 1922, autumn, the eighth lunar month, and inscribed. Later inscribed again, and signed BAISHI WENG. The other, signed BAISHI, and inscribed. Later inscribed again, signed SANBAISHIYIN FUWENG, and with a total of four seals of the artist. Annotation by Yuzo Sugimura on the handscroll, signed RENQIU XUEREN, dated March 1975, and with two seals of his. Titleslip of the handscroll by Sugimura himself, and with one seal of his\nInk on gold screen; ink and colour on gold screen, pair of screens\nEach 147.8 BY 132.5 CM. 58 1/8 BY 52 1/8 IN. (2)
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notes

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medium

Ink on gold screen; ink and colour on gold screen, pair of screens

creator

Baishi Qi

dimensions

Each 147.8 BY 132.5 CM. 58 1/8 BY 52 1/8 IN. (2)

literature

Sotheby's Hong Kong Twenty Years (1973-1993), Sotheby's & Woods Publishing Company, 1993, pl.682

provenance

Previously in the collection of the Imperial Japanese Army lieutenant general Mantaro Watanabe

Sotheby's Hong Kong, Fine Chinese Paintings, October 1991, Lot 65


*Note: The price is not recalculated to the current value. It refers to the actual final price at the time the item was sold.

*Note: The price is not recalculated to the current value. It refers to the actual final price at the time the item was sold.


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