Lot 1025: Rare Ming Dynasty painted Buddhist wall fresco
03 November 2016
Boonton, NJ, USALive Auction
Description: Portrait of Bodhisattva, painted in the Tng style, probably for a temple, 23.75"l x 17.75"w (sight), hardwood frame, under glass
Condition Report: Good, condition commensurate with age, fading, losses, discoloration, cracks, no major damage observed
Provenance: Property from the Estate of a Texas Oil Heiress - This Texas Oil Heiress' and socialite garnered her cultivated collection of 20th century and antique decorative arts from both local and international sources. Her annual global sojourns and keen visual taste are evident in this diverse yet harmonious collection.