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    Sale 11929

    The Ian and Susan Wilson Collection of Scholar's Objects

    17 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1159

    A BAMBOO BRUSH WASHER

    EARLY QING DYNASTY, 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A BAMBOO BRUSH WASHER
    EARLY QING DYNASTY, 17TH CENTURY
    The brush washer is of low cylindrical form, with two raised bands on the slightly flared sides. The interior and base are covered in red lacquer.
    4 ½ in. (11.4 cm.) diam., blackwood stand


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    Provenance

    Mr. and Mrs. Robert P. Piccus Collection of Fine Classical Chinese Furniture: Christie's New York, 18 September 1997, lot 20.


    Literature

    S. Little, Spirit Stones of China, the Ian and Susan Wilson Collection of Chinese Stones, Paintings, and Related Scholar's Objects, Chicago, 1999, no. 61.