Asian Art

July 1116, 2020
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LOT 170

Lot 170

Two Calligraphy Paintings

Two Calligraphy Paintings
Lot 170 Details
Two Calligraphy Paintings


One in the style of Fan Zeng (1938- ), ink on paper, cyclically dated 1998 范曾款,水墨纸本,1998年; the other of Chinese School, 20th century, ink on paper 二十世纪 书法 设色纸本
largest 11.7 x 42.1 in — 29.8 x 107 cm

Estimate $200-$300

Realised: $120
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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Two Calligraphy Paintings
  • Two Calligraphy Paintings

Chinese 20th Century Scroll Paintings from a Hong Kong Estate


Fan Zeng style calligraphy with vertical creases and areas of foxing; Chinese school calligraphy with slight creases

LOT 170

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  • 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.)

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