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A soapstone carving of a scholar
Qing dynasty, 18th Century
Estimate
3,0004,000
LOT SOLD. 3,360 USD
JUMP TO LOT
34
A soapstone carving of a scholar
Qing dynasty, 18th Century
Estimate
3,0004,000
LOT SOLD. 3,360 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

The Concordia House Collection: Fine Chinese Jades and Important Works of Art from a Midwestern Family

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New York

A soapstone carving of a scholar
Qing dynasty, 18th Century
the bearded sage seated in relaxed pose with one leg extended out and the other partially drawn up, looking up with a curious expression and head slightly tilted, holding in his left hand a fan-flywhisk with the other hand hidden beneath the folds of his long robe, his sword casually slung over his right shoulder, the opaque stone of ivory-white tone, with traces of red and black pigment, wood stand (2)
Quantity: 2
4 1/2 in., 11.5 cm
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Provenance

Personal Collection of Warren E. Cox, New York (by label).

The Concordia House Collection: Fine Chinese Jades and Important Works of Art from a Midwestern Family

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New York