695
695
A CARVED BISCUIT 'EIGHT HORSES OF MU WANG' BRUSHPOT
SIGNED LI YUCHENG, QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
40,00060,000
LOT SOLD. 175,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
695
A CARVED BISCUIT 'EIGHT HORSES OF MU WANG' BRUSHPOT
SIGNED LI YUCHENG, QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
40,00060,000
LOT SOLD. 175,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Chinese Art

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Hong Kong

A CARVED BISCUIT 'EIGHT HORSES OF MU WANG' BRUSHPOT
SIGNED LI YUCHENG, QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
carved in relief with the eight horses either galloping, grazing, walking or reclining, the base with a Li Yucheng zuo mark
12.5 cm, 4 7/8  in.
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Provenance

Hugh Moss, London, 1974 (ref. no. 5533).

Catalogue Note

Li Yucheng was known to produce distinctive carved porcelains in the 19th century, often imitating wood, ivory and bamboo. Two similar brushpots attributed to the same artist and dated Daoguang period, are illustrated in Tony Miller and Humphrey Hui, Elegance in Relief—Carved porcelain from Jingdezhen of the 19th to early 20th centuries, Hong Kong, 2006, pls 32 and 33.

Chinese Art

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Hong Kong