1512
1512
A PAIR OF SOAPSTONE SEALS
19TH / 20TH CENTURY
Estimate
1,5002,000
LOT SOLD. 3,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT
1512
A PAIR OF SOAPSTONE SEALS
19TH / 20TH CENTURY
Estimate
1,5002,000
LOT SOLD. 3,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT

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A PAIR OF SOAPSTONE SEALS
19TH / 20TH CENTURY
possibly huakeng stone, each carved to the seal face with a poetic couplet of the Tang dynasty poet Wang Bo, one reading luoxia guwu qifei (the lone goose flies together with the glowing sunset), and the other reading qiushui changtian yise (the autumn water merges together with the sky), the stone of variegated cinnabar red and pale gray color, textile stands (4)
Height 4 3/8  in., 11.1 cm
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Saturday at Sotheby’s: Asian Art

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