1309
1309
AN INSCRIBED BLACK LACQUER WOOD QIN
QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 10,625 USD
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1309
AN INSCRIBED BLACK LACQUER WOOD QIN
QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 10,625 USD
JUMP TO LOT

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AN INSCRIBED BLACK LACQUER WOOD QIN
QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
of lingji style, the gently tapering body modeled with a recessed waist and neck, the underside with seven tuning pegs and two circular goose feet supporting the musical instrument, the top inlaid vertically with thirteen studs (hui), the reverse with a phoenix pond (fengzhao), dragon pool (longchi), and four characters reading xiaoyi tianqiu ('autumn in the sky'), the well lacquered surface with a network of fine crackles
Length 48 1/8  in., 122 cm
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