May 16, 2019 09:00 AM EDT Asheville, North Carolina


Three Japanese Scrolls with Figures

After Sesson Shukei, (1504-c.1589), The Zen Monks Kanzan and Jittoku, sumi ink on paper, artist signature and seal, scroll with ivory caps and calligraphic box; Unknown Artist, Japanese Lord, sumi ink on paper, scroll with ivory dowel caps and calligraphic box; Kangetsu Shitomi, (1747-1797), Daruma (Bodhidharma), 18th century, sumi ink on paper mounted on silk, artist signature and seal, scroll with wooden dowel; largest 46-1/2 x 18-1/4 in.


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Provenance:Dawson's Book Shop, Los Angeles, California; Dr. Lenoir C. Wright, Greensboro, North Carolina; The Weatherspoon Art Museum, sold to benefit the acquisitions fund


overall toning, fading, creasing, foxing, surface dirt, wear to backsides, loss with retouch, water marks

Estimate: $300 - $600
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium

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