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A PRIVATE COLLECTION OF SCHOLARLY WORKS OF ART

A CARVED BAMBOO 'SCHOLARS' BRUSHPOT
17TH/18TH CENTURY
Estimate
8,00010,000
LOT SOLD. 9,375 GBP
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A PRIVATE COLLECTION OF SCHOLARLY WORKS OF ART

A CARVED BAMBOO 'SCHOLARS' BRUSHPOT
17TH/18TH CENTURY
Estimate
8,00010,000
LOT SOLD. 9,375 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

St George Street Sale: Asian Art

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A CARVED BAMBOO 'SCHOLARS' BRUSHPOT
17TH/18TH CENTURY
of cylindrical form rising from three short feet, carved around the exterior in openwork with a continuous scene of animated scholars enjoying food and wine below a towering gnarled pine tree, served by two attendants, patinated to a rich deep reddish-brown tone
15 cm, 5 7/8  in.
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Catalogue Note

A brushpot of this type, carved with scene of literati gathering, attributed to the 17th century, from the collection of Dr. Ip Yee, was included in exhibition Chinese Bamboo Carving, Hong Kong Museum of Art, Hong Kong, 1978, cat. no. 40.

St George Street Sale: Asian Art

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