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543 Scroll Depicting the Seven Sages of the Bamboo Grove, China, in the manner of Wang Xijing (b. 1946), landscape format, titled “Zhulin Qixian” with a written description about the sages on the left, signed, sealed, dated, and with a collector’s seal in the bottom right corner, ink and color on paper, painting 35 1/4 x 71 in. $700-900 544 Painting of Guanyin with Officials, China, 20th century, in three tiers divided by a band of clouds, the top depicting the eight-armed Guanyin seated on a lotus throne, with her attributes in her hands at the top, the middle Guanyin dressed in a robe, with a boy holding a kundika with a willow branch, the bottom depicting five officials, three seated in chairs, holding a scepter, ink and color on paper, framed and glazed, painting 42 x 23 7/8 in. $800-1,000 545 Modern Painting of a Young Woman, China, 20th century, depicting a woman in Yunnan dress sitting with vase of lotus flowers, title slip reading “Figures of Yunnan Province,” unsigned, ink and colors on paper, painting 26 3/4 x 26 3/4 in. $800-1,000

546 Painting of a Girl Sitting Under a Tree, China, Cui Jingzhe (1980-), painted in Gongbistyle, depicting an autumn scene with a girl sitting under a foliage tree, signed “Jingzhe,” with one artist’s seal reading “Cui Jingzhe,” and one collector’s seal, ink and color on paper, framed, painting 41 x 24 in. $1,500-2,000 547 Fan Painting of a Flowering Tree, China, Lin Yanbo (1924-), depicting plum blossom, trees and a rock, inscribed with a dedication and dated “dingchou” year (1997), signed “Yanbo,” with two artist’s seals, ink and light color on paper, framed, painting 7 x 20 in. $300-500 548 Dragon Panel, China, 19th/20th century, depicting a dragon and pearl in high relief on a tall column, with inlaid stone eyes, scrolling clouds, and waves all in heavy gilt against a red lacquer ground with a red and gilt flame finial, the column resting on a white and gilt lacquer elephant, the column mounted on a wood panel, lg. 66, wd. 16 in. $500-700

549 Pair of Four-panel Lacquered Floor Screens, China, 20th century, all eight panels decorated in three sections with the top depicting a flower vase in combination with auspicious plants, fruit, and scholarly items in an eight petaled reserve in gold lacquer on one side and on the other with multicolored bats and cloud scrolls in gold outlines, each of four panels of one screen depicting a legendary woman figure and a floral branch in the mid and bottom sections, respectively and that of the other depicting boys at play and a shishi dragon, each panel 72 1/2 x 16 in. $1,200-1,500

550 Seven-panel Black Lacquered Floor Screen, China, the panels decorated in gold to depict a garden scene crowded with figures, surrounding the pavilion of the Prince of Fenyang (Guo Ziyi of Tang dynasty immortalized as the God of Wealth and Happiness), within a patterned border decorated with geometric meander, floral and foliate scrolls, and archaic scrolls, the bottom of each panel with auspicious plants and flowers including Buddha’s citron, pine, lotus, plum, orchid, chrysanthemum, and pomegranate, plain reverse with patterned border in gilt, each panel 33 x 7 in. $2,000-3,000

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