June 23, 2022 10:00 EST

Collect: Asian Arts

 
  Lot 109
 

109

Cao Kejia (Chinese b.1906-d.1979)

Cat, Asters and Insects,
Ink and color on paper fan, bamboo guards, inscribed and dated to a wuzi year, equivalent to 1948, and with two seals to the left, verso with calligraphy attributed to "Chen Yin Mo" (according to a copy of the original invoice from Johnstone-Fong, Inc.), outer bamboo guard with incised inscription by Chen.

H: 12 in; W: 19 in. (including sticks); H: 19 1/4 in.; W: 26 5/8 in. (frame)

PROVENANCE:

Johnstone-Fong, Inc., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Property from a private collection, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Acquired from the above, January 31, 1984

Sold for $4,095
Estimated at $1,000 - $1,500


 

Cat, Asters and Insects,
Ink and color on paper fan, bamboo guards, inscribed and dated to a wuzi year, equivalent to 1948, and with two seals to the left, verso with calligraphy attributed to "Chen Yin Mo" (according to a copy of the original invoice from Johnstone-Fong, Inc.), outer bamboo guard with incised inscription by Chen.

PROVENANCE:

Johnstone-Fong, Inc., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Property from a private collection, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Acquired from the above, January 31, 1984

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Cao Kejia