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Chinese School (Second Half 19th Century)

Lot 1102 Details

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Chinese School (Second Half 19th Century), ink and color on paper, laid down on board, the complex scene with Buddhist themes, centered by the Monkey King, the surround depicting the wheel of Dharma, with figures dressed in robes looking down from above, as a demon throws a naked figure into the turning wheel, above other groups of people suffering at the hands of demons and officials, the lower section with a variety of fish, animals, birds and insects, with an indistinct seal mark to the upper left-hand corner, h. 62", w. 35". Provenance: Estate of Carolyn G. Fay, Houston, Texas.
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Chinese School (Second Half 19th Century)

Estimate $1,500 - $2,500
Mar 12, 2017
Starting Price $1,200
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1102: Chinese School (Second Half 19th Century)

Sold for $1,500
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Est. $1,500 - $2,500Starting Price $1,200
Important Two-Day Major Estates Sale: Day 2
Sun, Mar 12, 2017 11:00 AM
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Lot 1102 Details

Description
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Chinese School (Second Half 19th Century), ink and color on paper, laid down on board, the complex scene with Buddhist themes, centered by the Monkey King, the surround depicting the wheel of Dharma, with figures dressed in robes looking down from above, as a demon throws a naked figure into the turning wheel, above other groups of people suffering at the hands of demons and officials, the lower section with a variety of fish, animals, birds and insects, with an indistinct seal mark to the upper left-hand corner, h. 62", w. 35". Provenance: Estate of Carolyn G. Fay, Houston, Texas.

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