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2 CHINESE SIGNED SCROLL PAINTINGS BIRD & LANDSCAPE: 1.) Long scroll with hand painted image of a bird of prey on a branch, signed in chop and characters and bordered by jacquard silk mounted to laid paper, 78.5"h x 17"w. 2.) Landscape painted on silk and signed in characters and with chop mark, bordered by jacquard yellow silk with a lotus pattern and mounted to paper scroll backing. 38.25"h x 11.125"w.

PROVENANCE: From the mass international collection of the living estate of a former Executive for Levi Strauss International, who traveled the world for the firm buying and shipping denim before retirement and as a Broker of Real Estate in San Francisco, Maine and Florida. He received a B.A. from the University of Omaha, and remains a lead Donor of their Alumni Association today; he earned his Master's Degree at Ohio State where he served on the Dean's Staff. He was a Vice-President, 3-term President and still Serves on the Board of Directors for the Lee Memorial Auxiliary. He is a Director on the Board for the Fort Myers Community Concert Association and Sponsor of Southwest Florida Symphony. He is also the Benefactor of Healthcare Educational and Endowment Grants - with a specific generosity for patients of HIV/AIDS, healthcare workers, & of volunteers for the sick and under-privileged.


1.) Taped to scroll weight, brown spot .25" x .25", various creases but image is without tears. 2.) Without scroll weight, various creases and wear but image is without tears.

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Estimate $200 - $400Oct 19, 2017
Auction Curated By:
Erin-Marie Wallace
M.A., Sotheby's - UK, Auctioneer & USPAP Certified Appraiser
Funk & Wallace, Inc.
114 E. Tarpon Ave. Suite #1
Tarpon Springs, FL 34689
United States
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