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Lot 236

HE CHONG (1807-1883)

Estimated Value:

900 € - 1.200 €



China, dated 1875
101 x 45 cm
Two scholars under trees. Ink and few color on paper, mounted as a hanging scroll. Signed: "Painted in the third spring month of the yihai year [1875] in the style of Hua Qiuyue (Hua Yan, 1682-1756) for the appraisal of Mr. Yi Zhuang, He Chong". Two artists' seals: "Er Tian", "He Chong zhi yin".
Old North German private collection, in the family of the current owner since 1929
He Chong from Nanhai, Guangdong was a Chinese painter of the late Qing Dynasty, was known for his landscape figure paintings and paintings of birds and flowers - Minor signs of age, few creases, tear repaired