2012_HGK_02913_4011_000(couplet_in_large_standard_script_calligraphy_emperor_xianfeng)

Lot 4011. Emperor Xianfeng (Reigned 1852-1861), Couplet in large standard script calligraphy. Estimate 250,000 - HKD 350,000. Price realised HKD 620,000© Christie's Images Ltd 2012.  

A pair of scrolls, mounted and framed, ink on paper
Each measures 44 1/4 in. (112.5 cm.) x 8 3/4 in. (22.5 cm.)
Three seals of the artist: Xian, Feng, Shen Xin Tuo Hao Sun
One collector's seal: Chen Heng Yong Ao Cang Yin (2).

ProvenanceSold at Christie's Hong Kong, 29 April 2002, lot 502.

Christie'sThe Imperial Sale, Hong Kong, 30 May 2012