Asian Art Online Auction

March 0308, 2018
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LOT 18

Lot 18

Ten Bamboo Studio Manual of Calligraphy and Painting 十竹齋箋譜

Ten Bamboo Studio Manual of Calligraphy and Painting 十竹齋箋譜
Lot 18 Details
Ten Bamboo Studio Manual of Calligraphy and Painting 十竹齋箋譜

Two colour woodblock printed books, published in Beijing, 1952, together with a Japanese scroll painting album
12.4 x 8.7 in — 31.5 x 22 cm

Estimate $300-$500

Realised: $780
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


two books overall in good condition, Japanese album worn down with age

LOT 18

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.)

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