700
700

PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN

AN INSCRIBED HARDWOOD BRUSHPOT
17TH CENTURY
Estimate
150,000200,000
LOT SOLD. 187,500 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
700

PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN

AN INSCRIBED HARDWOOD BRUSHPOT
17TH CENTURY
Estimate
150,000200,000
LOT SOLD. 187,500 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Chinese ‎Art including Selected Works of Art from the T.Y. Chao Family Collection

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Hong Kong

AN INSCRIBED HARDWOOD BRUSHPOT
17TH CENTURY
modelled as a trunk, the exterior with craggy edges and protrusions, one side carved with a square seal mark reading Jiaolin miwan ('Plaything of the Plantain Grove'), patinated to a dark reddish-brown colour
14.8 cm, 5 7/8  in.
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Catalogue Note

Liang Qingbiao (1620-1691), hao Jiaolin, was a senior minister and a famous collector of ancient books and paintings. At one point in his career, he was in charge of acquisitions of works for the Imperial Collection. His published works include Poetry Collection in Jaolin ji.

Chinese ‎Art including Selected Works of Art from the T.Y. Chao Family Collection

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Hong Kong