Lot 2045 A. Peonies, Narcissus, and lingzhi mushrooms

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Auction date:07.12.2017   11:00
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Lot 2045 A Peonies, Narcissus, and lingzhi mushrooms
China. In the style of Jiang Tingxi (1669-1732), but probably later.

Colors and ink on silk. Large shrub peonies between the craggy, green-covered rocks. On the ground in between flowering Tazetta-daffodil, on the left edge of a large lingzhi mushroom. The peony blossoms in vibrant Red, White, pink colors and delicate light blue.

The composition in a strong right to left motion shows a lot of Details and contrasting structures. Between the densely-Packed, delicate blossoms of the peony, the dust, the leaves vessels with thicker color really grainy shown, the tips of the branches with emerging buds. In the daffodils the flowers like clouds above the dense field of cross-floating leaves and the spring onions. The mushrooms take on the Gnarled, the branches a second Time. 90 x 153cm. Signed and victory length: Chen Jiang Tingxi Gong Hui - Respectfully painted by Jiang Tingxi, but in the style of. Seal bottom right: Huaiyin Shanfang, workshop and dealer in Beijing. Condition B. enclosed: Behind glass and framed. On cardboard, laminated, scratched and missing parts.
Provenance:
-Official gift to Frantisek Pilat (1910-1987) as a thank you for his use in the construction of the laboratories of film studios in Beijing, 1954-1959. Technical Director of the Czech state film, representative of the Minister of culture, Chairman of the UNIATEC and the inter-camera.
-North Rhine-Westphalian private collection, by inheritance

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