04 novembre 2008

Two Very Rare Imperial 'Bannerman' Portraits. Attributed To Jin Tingbiao (Active 1757-67) With Inscriptions By Qianlong

Two Very Rare Imperial 'Bannerman' Portraits. Attributed To Jin Tingbiao (Active 1757-67) With Inscriptions By The Qianlong Emperor (R. 1736-95) Ink and colour on paper. 11¾ x 12½ in. (30.3 x 31.8 cm.) (2) - Price Realized £121,250 ($197,274) Provenance: Acquired in Berlin, Germany, in the late 1950s. Notes: The inscription can be translated:The Late Vice Commandant, Commandant of Calvary, One-Cloud Calvary San GeHe fled from the Battle of Hunqi; was demoted for jeopardising the defences. Rejoined the army in... [Lire la suite]
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