- Listed: January 1, 1970 12:00 am
- Title: LOTUS AND CRABS
- Artist: QIAN JIE
- Format (cm): 104 x 36 cm.
- Format (in): 41 x 14 1/8 in.
- Last Sale price: 8 750,00
- Last Sale date:
QIAN JIE (18TH CENTURY) LOTUS AND CRABS Hanging scroll, ink on paper Inscribed with a poem and signed, with five seals of the artist Dated spring, renwu year (1762) 41 x 14 1/8 in. (104 x 36 cm.)
Qian Jie (18th century), also called Xiaocun, was a Qing dynasty painter, who started studying the arts from his mother. Over the course of his life, he developed a particular fondness for depicting stones, bamboos, plum blossom, and narcissus.