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571 Hanging Scroll Depicting a Waterfall Landscape, China, Yang Yanwen, contemporary painting of waterfall in the mountains with green trees and three white birds, dated “wuwu” year (1978), signed “Yanwen,” sealed “Yang Yanwen,” ink and color on paper, painting 27 x 27 in. $700-900

572 Painting Depicting Eight Horses, China, Shang Shensan (1953-), contemporary, titled and inscribed, dated “guiwei” year (2003), signed “Shensan,” sealed “Shang Shensan,” ink and light color on paper, painting 18 x 70 in. $700-900 573 Painting of a Lake after Rain, China, Xiao Shi, depicting boats and flying birds over a lake, titled, inscribed, and dated “guiyou” year (1993), signed “Xiao Shi,” and sealed “Wei,” ink and color on paper, painting 25 1/2 x 25 1/2 in. $400-600

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574 Bird and Flower Paintings from the Palace Museum, Beijing, Cultural Relics Publishing House, Beijing, 1981, 100 plates, from the Five Dynasties period (A.D. 907) to the Song, Yuan, Ming and Qing Dynasties (1911), with English preface, boxed, 23 x 17 in. $1,200-1,500

575 Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849), Fugaku Hyakkei, Japan, early 19th century, three yellow-paper backed books, volumes I, II, and III, titled The One Hundred Views of Mount Fuji, each 9 x 6 1/4 in. $800-1,000

576 Three Chinese Scrolls in a Wooden Presentation Box, China, limited edition, published by Han Mo Xuan, Hong Kong, in August 2010, this collectible set includes a silk scroll representation of “Going Upriver at the Qingming Festival” depicting the daily life of people and landscape in the Song dynasty, a silk scroll of calligraphy “The Orchid Pavilion” by Wang Xizhi, and a traditional stitched bound book of The War of Art by Sun Tzu, together as three masterpieces that best exemplify the heritage of Chinese culture, scroll 14 x 200, box 8 x 17 x 11 in. $2,000-3,000

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577 Tsukioka Kogyo (1869-1927), Nogaku zue, Japan, c. 1898-99, two volumes from the five volume set depicting various Noh and Kyogen plays, 14 1/8 x 9 1/2 in. $4,000-6,000 578 Liaoning Provincial Museum Painting Collection, edited by Yang Renkai, published by Shanghai People’s Fine Arts Publishing House, 1986, color illustrations of 100 paintings collected by Liaoning Provincial Museum, with introduction and description of each painting, also with English foreword, contents, and notes, hardcover box, 21 x 15 in. $800-1,000

579 Portfolio of Chinese Paintings: Han to Song Dynasty, in the collection of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, published by Harvard University Press, 1933, 144 plates of paintings and calligraphy from Han to Song Dynasties, collected by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, with a descriptive text by Kojiro Tomita, boxed, 19 1/2 x 13 1/2 in. $800-1,000

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