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700-year-old Chinese scroll depicting drunk royals sells for $60 million in Hong Kong

New Zealand Herald Thursday, 8 October 2020
A 700-year-old Chinese painted scroll from the Yuan Dynasty has fetched $60m (HKD$306.6 million) at a Sotheby's auction in Hong Kong.The 2mscroll, titled "Five Drunken Princes Returning on Horseback", is by Ren Renfa, a renowned...
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