685
685
AN INSCRIBED PEWTER TRIPOD EWER AND COVER
SIGNED SHEN CUNZHOU, QING DYNASTY
Estimate
50,00070,000
LOT SOLD. 275,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
685
AN INSCRIBED PEWTER TRIPOD EWER AND COVER
SIGNED SHEN CUNZHOU, QING DYNASTY
Estimate
50,00070,000
LOT SOLD. 275,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

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AN INSCRIBED PEWTER TRIPOD EWER AND COVER
SIGNED SHEN CUNZHOU, QING DYNASTY
inscribed to each side with a poetic verse, one taken from Yuan Yishan ji [The Compilation of Yuan Yishan] written by the Jin dynasty scholar Yuan Haowen, followed by an inscription reading Shen Luyong zaibi ('written again by Shen Luyong'), the other taken from a poem written by the Song dynasty poet Lu You, followed by another inscription Biyuting zhong wandao Cunzhou ('leisurely carved by Cunzhou in the Green Jade Pavilion'), all accompanied by six seals, Japanese wood box
16.4 cm, 6 1/2  in.
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Catalogue Note

Shen Cunzhou, zi Luyong, hao Zhuju zhuren, a native of Jiaxing, Zhejiang province, was a pewter master and an adept poet in the early Qing period. He was particularly renowned for his ability to incorporate the element of poetry and calligraphy into his creations. His work was believed to be a representation of fine quality and craftsmanship, as well as an expression of the spontaneous literati spirit.

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