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A BURLWOOD CONCH-FORM WATER COUPE
QING DYNASTY
Estimate
4,0006,000
JUMP TO LOT
723
A BURLWOOD CONCH-FORM WATER COUPE
QING DYNASTY
Estimate
4,0006,000
JUMP TO LOT

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A BURLWOOD CONCH-FORM WATER COUPE
QING DYNASTY
naturalistically carved in the form of a hollowed conch, the top with a perching frog and a fish emerging from crashing waves, the interior covered in red lacquer with traces of gilt, the wood of a dark reddish-brown color with a lustrous patina
Length 6 1/8  in., 15.5 cm
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Literature

Wang Qinglu, Zhongguo mincang wenwu jianshang congshu. Wenfang jiya [Private collections in China. Treasures for the scholar's desk], Beijing, 2007, pl. 31.

Important Chinese Art

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