1274
1274
A BAMBOO SEAL BOX, BY FENG LIYUAN
DATED 1954
Estimate
1,5002,000
LOT SOLD. 2,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT
1274
A BAMBOO SEAL BOX, BY FENG LIYUAN
DATED 1954
Estimate
1,5002,000
LOT SOLD. 2,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A BAMBOO SEAL BOX, BY FENG LIYUAN
DATED 1954
of rectangular section, the top carved with bamboo and inscriptions, in the lower right a carved seal reading Mu[tang] wu shi er ('Mutang [at age] 52'), on the left the artist's signature Mutang, followed by a seal Liyuan
Length 2 7/8  in., 7.3 cm
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Catalogue Note

Mutang was the sobriquet of Feng Liyuan (1902-1970), a modern Suzhou epigraphist best known for his bamboo carving. A carved bamboo seal positioner by Feng Liyuan with the same date and seals sold at Christie's New York, 17th March 2016, lot 1120.

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