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A carved ivory wristrest
Qing dynasty, 19th Century
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 7,800 USD
JUMP TO LOT
96
A carved ivory wristrest
Qing dynasty, 19th Century
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 7,800 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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A carved ivory wristrest
Qing dynasty, 19th Century
the curved interior deeply carved with the Eighteen Luohans cavorting on clouds and engaged in discussion amidst terraced garden pavilions, the reverse carved in low relief with a sage and young acolyte crossing a bridge beneath a willow tree, wood stand; together with a small ivory cylindrical brushpot carved with two shaped panels enclosing figures and pavilions against the plain sides, wood stand (4)
Quantity: 4
Wristrest 10 5/8 in., 7.2 cm
Brushpot 3 1/2 in., 9 cm
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Catalogue Note

Compare a closely related ivory wristrest, also carved on the underside with the Eighteen Luohans, in the Victoria and Albert Museum, illustrated in Chinese Ivories from the Shang to the Qing, London, 1984, no. 151, p. 138.

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

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New York