Asian Art Auction

June 12, 2017

LOT 48

Lot 48

Wan Yunyan 萬雲岩 (Active 1930-1950)

Wan Yunyan 萬雲岩 (Active 1930-1950)
Lot 48 Details
Wan Yunyan 萬雲岩 (Active 1930-1950)


Cyclically dated to 1934 甲戌 and depicting four celestial scholars, framed
14.8" x 9.6" — 37.5 x 24.5 cm.

Estimate $3,000-$5,000

Realised: $2,400
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


From a Toronto Estate


A comparable example was sold through Waddington’s, Toronto December 3, 2012, lot 206, for $16,800


For condition information please contact the specialist.

LOT 48

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

Note: Condition ratings and condition details are the subjective opinions of our specialists and should be used as a guide only. Waddington’s uses due care when preparing condition details, however, our staff are not professional restorers or conservators. Condition details and reports are not warranties and each lot is sold “as is” in accordance with the buyer’s terms and conditions of sale. In all cases the prospective purchaser is responsible for inspecting the property themselves prior to placing a bid.