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A blue and white 'kuixing' table screen Ming dynasty, 16th Century | 明十六世紀 青花魁星踢斗硯屏

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8,000 - 12,000 GBP

A blue and white 'kuixing' table screen Ming dynasty, 16th Century | 明十六世紀 青花魁星踢斗硯屏

A blue and white 'kuixing' table screen Ming dynasty, 16th Century | 明十六世紀 青花魁星踢斗硯屏

Estimate:

8,000 - 12,000 GBP

Lot sold:

27,720

GBP

A blue and white 'kuixing' table screen

Ming dynasty, 16th Century

明十六世紀 青花魁星踢斗硯屏


of rectangular form, modelled in high relief to the front face with the figure of Kuixing in characteristic dynamic pose with one foot raised and holding a brush aloft, the reverse with a rectangular incense holder pierced with two large apertures to the top and painted with a scholar and his attendant in a landscape

Height 16 cm, 6¼ in.

There is over-painting to both of the front uprights of the screen and a bcirca 2cm., wide band encircling the figure on the screen, over-painting to both arms of the figure, the side of the head and the celestial scarf.


兩屏柱正面、魁星一約2公分局部、魁星雙臂、頭側及飄帶皆有補釉。




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Christie's Paris, 10th December 2014, lot 250.

佳士得巴黎,2014年12月10日,拍品250

Jean-Paul Desroches, Two Americans in Paris, A Quest for Asian Art, 2016, Paris, no. 302.

Jean-Paul Desroches編《Two Americans in Paris,A Quest for Asian Art》,2016年,巴黎,圖版302 

From the Land of Asia, Pointe-à-Callière Museum, Montréal, 17th November 2016 - 19th March 2017.

From the Land of Asia, Kimbell Art Museum, Texas, 4th March – 19th August 2018.

《From the Land of Asia》,Pointe-à-Callière 博物館,蒙特利爾,2016年11月17 - 2017年3月19日

《From the Land of Asia》,Kimbell美術館,德克薩斯,2018年3月4 - 8月19日