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486 Set of Four Calligraphy Paintings, China, in the manner of Qian Feng (1740-1795), a quote from the Buddha’s original teaching about life, written from right to left, top to bottom, continuously on four framed calligraphies, the last one signed “Feng,” with two artist’s seals, framed, each 22 x 13 1/2 in. $10,000-15,000 487 Fan Painting of Children with a Tree, China, in the manner of Wang Su (1794-1877), depicting a scholar sitting on a rock watching a group of children washing a big sycamore tree, titled “washing sycamore tree,” inscribed and dated “renchen” year (1892), signed “Xiao Mou Wang Su,” with one artist’s seal “Xiao Mou,” framed, fan 8 x 19 in. $800-1,000

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488 Fan Painting of a Flower and an Insect, China, 20th century, in the manner of Shi Xiong, depicting a green mantis on a big leaf, inscribed and dated “June 1955,” with one artist’s seal “Shi Xiong,” ink and color on paper, framed, painting 10 x 21 in. $700-900

489 Album Leaf Depicting a Lady and a Boy, China, ink and color on paper, the lady holds a brush in one hand and a scroll in the other, the boy holds an ink stone, sealed “Hua Xu,” mounted on board, framed and glazed, sight size 6 3/4 x 5 3/8 in. Note: “Yamanaka & Company 680 Fifth Avenue New York” sticker on reverse of frame. $2,000-3,000

490 Album Leaf Depicting Two Ladies Playing Go, China, ink and color on paper, two ladies seated at a long table with a boy standing on a smaller table, sealed Hua Xu, mounted on board, framed and glazed, sight size 6 3/4 x 5 3/8 in.

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484 Six-panel Screen, Rakuchu Rakugai zu (Scenes In and Around Kyoto), Japan, 18th century, depicting bodies of water, bridges, cityscapes, temples, shrines, castles, and people engaged in daily activities, all painted within scrolling cloud bands, ink and color on gold leaf, 48 x 108 in. $2,000-4,000

485 Pair of Six-panel Kano School Screens, Japan, early 19th century, each screen depicting Chinese aristocrats enjoying leisure time and being attended to by various servants who bring food and attend to the children, two of whom are fishing, all within a courtyard with trees and mountains in the background, ink and color on gold leaf, each screen 68 x 144 in. $8,000-10,000

Note: “Yamanaka & Company 680 Fifth Avenue New York” sticker on reverse of frame. $2,000-3,000 491 Painting of Two Scholars, China, Wu Qi (1932-), depicting two late Qing dynasty scholars conversing around a table, one with a long queue and one wearing a black hat, titled and inscribed, dated the winter of “dingsi” year (1977), signed “Wu Qi,” sealed “Wu Qi Zhi Yin,” ink and color on paper, painting 13 1/2 x 18 in. $1,200-1,500

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