Asian Art Online Auction

February 27, 2014

LOT 104
Chinese School
  • Chinese School
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104

Chinese School

BIRDS AND FAUNA, FIRST HALF 20TH CENTURY

Ink and colour on paper TOGETHER WITH an early 20th Century thangka
largest 64.2" x 15.7" — 163 x 40 cm.
scroll painting with some toning to sheet, worm damage and creases;

Estimate $80-$120

Realised: $2,232
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

Chinese Jade Carvings and Works of Art from the Estate of Dean S. M. Field. Dean Fields (1917-2001) initially worked for the H. Forth Gem Lab before becoming the head gem buyer for the T. Eaton Co., for which he traveled to China numerous times in the late 1950’s. Afterwards, he was one of the founders of the Canadian Gemological Association and opened up the Real & Rare Gallery on Yonge Street in Toronto.

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Origin: China
Period: Hang