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Lot 2521
Ink on paper, framed. Pu Ru was a traditional Chinese painter and calligrapher and a member of the Manchu Aisin Gioro clan, the ruling house of the Qing dynasty. He was a cousin to Puyi, the last Emperor of China. He was reputed to be as talented as the famous southern artist Zhang Daqian. Together, they became known as "Pu of the North and Zhang of the South." PROVENANCE: Gift from S.Y. Lee to the current owner. She was born in 1906, studied with the daughter of Chen Shuren who was a famous revolutionist and painter in the early 20th Century. Her mother was working for the Xinhai Revolution (1911), which overthrew Qing Dynasty and established the Republic of China. 57 x 29 cm 来源:获赠于S.Y. Lee女士。她生于1906年,其母亲和早期革命党人士交往颇深,曾经帮助过辛亥革命(1911),Lee女士本人也是革命党重要人士和画家陈树人女儿的同学,和多位画家和国民党政治家都有交往。

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PU RU (1896-1963), LOTUS

Estimate $6,000 - $8,000
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