Lot 128: HU XIGUI (1839 - 1883) LANDSCAPE PAINTING OF MUSICAL IN THE FOREST
11 November 2016
Marietta, GA, USALive Auction
Description: Hu XiGui (1839-1883), Qing Dynasty Chinese landscape painting of ink and color on paper mounted on silk. Depicting an elderly sage playing a musical instrument with group of attendant in various pursuits within dense of shading pine trees and foliate against a waterside and misty mountainous landscape. Showing themed calligraphy inscriptions, signed by Hu XiGui, followed by two artist's iron-red signature seals on upper left. Mounted on creme silk border.
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Dimensions: Dimension: 80" L x 28" W (painting): 53-1/2" L x 22-1/2" W
Artist or Maker: HU XIGUI
Medium: paper, ink, watercolor
Date: Qing Dynasty