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PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF ARTHUR AND SARA JO KOBACKER

A LARGE CARVED CINNABAR LACQUER LOBED 'SCHOLARS' VASE
QING DYNASTY, QIANLONG PERIOD
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 10,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT
829

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF ARTHUR AND SARA JO KOBACKER

A LARGE CARVED CINNABAR LACQUER LOBED 'SCHOLARS' VASE
QING DYNASTY, QIANLONG PERIOD
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 10,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Important Chinese Art

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A LARGE CARVED CINNABAR LACQUER LOBED 'SCHOLARS' VASE
QING DYNASTY, QIANLONG PERIOD
of quatrelobe section with a waisted foot supporting the broad body and waisted neck with a galleried rim, each lobe on the body carved with a rectangular panel enclosing an image of scholars at leisure in a lush mountain landscape, the subjects variously admiring a painting, unfurling a scroll, waiting for an attendant to arrive with fruits or a qin, or conversing while walking along a riverside path with an attendant in tow carrying a bundle of scrolls, each element in the composition meticulously modeled in high relief and set against a variety of patterned grounds, the space between the panels carved with scrolling lotus and floral diapers, all bordered by a band of lappets above and below, the neck with archaistic upright lappets enclosing lotus, the foot with a continuous lotus scroll, keyfet at the mouth and foot ring, the interior and base lacquered black
Height 16 in., 40.6 cm
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Provenance

Boutique de Chine, Hong Kong, 19th April 1972.
Gerard Hawthorn Oriental Art, London.

Important Chinese Art

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