DuMouchelles
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March 2024: Day One

Thu, Mar 14, 2024 11:00AM EDT
Lot 321

Chinese Watercolors on Paper Ca. 1910-1920, H 6" W 5" 8 pcs

Estimate: $50 - $150

Bid Increments

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$0 $5
$30 $10
$100 $25
$400 $50
$900 $100
$2,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$150,000 $10,000
Eight watercolors in two identical bamboo style frames. depicting various scenes of Chinese folk life, hobbies, craft, and other traditional activies. From top left down to top right down: 1. Dog Breeding (Possibly Pekingese) 2. Carpentry (Making wooden water buckets) 3. (無常) Impermanence (Depicting the White Officer of Impermanence with a man drinking alcohol) 4. A Bowyer, Bow-Making 5. (针灸) Acupuncture 6. Bird Breeding 7. (棋灘) Street Chess or Chinese Chess 8. (做媒) Matchmaking Provenance: From the Estate of Prominent Collector, Leon Zielinski, Macomb County, MI. Purchased DuMouchelles, 6/14/2002 #355

Condition

Pale matte staining. Soft creases. | Please note all lots show signs of wear commensurate with age and use, and the lack of a statement regarding condition does not imply the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from defects or the effects of aging. Unless otherwise stated, all information provided is the opinion of DuMouchelles' specialists. Should you have any specific questions regarding the condition of this lot, please use the “Request Condition Report” or “Ask a Question” buttons or email conditions@dumoart.com.
From the Estate of Prominent Collector, Leon Zielinski, Macomb County, MI. Purchased DuMouchelles, 6/14/2002 #355