541
541

PROPERTY FROM A HONG KONG PRIVATE COLLECTION

A BAMBOO 'PEACH' BOX AND COVER, QING DYNASTY AND
A BAMBOO-ROOT FIGURE OF A MYTHICAL BEAST, 17TH CENTURY
Estimate
80,000100,000
LOT SOLD. 100,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
541

PROPERTY FROM A HONG KONG PRIVATE COLLECTION

A BAMBOO 'PEACH' BOX AND COVER, QING DYNASTY AND
A BAMBOO-ROOT FIGURE OF A MYTHICAL BEAST, 17TH CENTURY
Estimate
80,000100,000
LOT SOLD. 100,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Chinese Art

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Hong Kong

A BAMBOO 'PEACH' BOX AND COVER, QING DYNASTY AND
A BAMBOO-ROOT FIGURE OF A MYTHICAL BEAST, 17TH CENTURY
the box carved in the shape of a peach with gnarled branches extending around the sides, with wufu (five bats) in flight; the mythical beast carved with an apocryphal Feng Xilu mark; both with the patina of a warm brown colour
18.1 and 18 cm, 7 1/8  in.
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Provenance

box: Sotheby's Hong Kong, 7th May 2002, lot 646.
figure: Christie's Hong Kong, 26th April 1999, lot 579.

Chinese Art

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Hong Kong