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China, dated 1892. Ink on segmented paper. The fan-shaped painting depicts a mountainous landscape with a village hidden behind trees and rocks, below a solitary fisherman on a boat. Details of roofs protrude behind rocks and trees. Calligraphy and seal on the top.

Inscriptions: Text (translated): 'The view in autumn of Renchen year (1892)'. Signed 'Liu Jingshi'. One seal: 'Jingshi Yinxin'.

Provenance: From the collection of Professor Jan Wirgin (1932-2020). Jan Wirgin studied Classic Chinese and History of Art at Stockholm University. Later, he joined the Museum of Far Eastern Antiquities in Stockholm, first as a curator and then between 1981-1998 as the director of the museum. Further, he published numerous articles during his work as the editor of the Bulletin of the Museum of Far Eastern Antiquities. One of his most famous works is the book "Chinese Art history" (1972), which is still one of the most read books for students of Chinese art history in Sweden.
Condition: Very good condition. The painting with some discoloration along the folds, minor soiling, and spots.

Dimensions: Image size 51.5 x 21.2 cm, paper cover 63.5 x 65 cm

Laid down on paper with protective cover.



來源:Jan Wirgin (1932-2020年) 教授舊藏。Jan Wirgin曾在斯德哥爾摩大學學習古典漢語和藝術史。後來,他加入了斯德哥爾摩遠東藝術博物館,先是擔任策展人,然後在 1981-1998 年間擔任館長。 此外,他在擔任遠東藝術博物館公報編輯期間發表了許多文章。 他的著作之一是《中國藝術史》(1972),此書至今仍是瑞典中國藝術史學生閱讀量最大的書籍之一。

尺寸:畫面51.5 x 21.2 厘米,總 63.5 x 65 厘米


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