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Collection of buddhist sutras
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About the object

Signed Zheng He, dated the twelfth year of the Yongle reign (1414), the third lunar month, with two collectors' seals, both illegible
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NY, US
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medium

Gold on blue paper, album of thirty-nine leaves 

creator

Ming

condition

- Overall in good condition except wormholes can be found on most album leaves. In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

dimensions

Each 33 by 24 cm. 13 by 9 3/8  in. (39) 

consignmentDesignation

Property from an important japanese collection


*Note that the price is not recalculated to the current value, but refers to the actual final price at the time the product was sold.

*Note that the price is not recalculated to the current value, but refers to the actual final price at the time the product was sold.


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