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    Sale 11929

    The Ian and Susan Wilson Collection of Scholar's Objects

    17 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1214

    A CARVED BAMBOO WRIST REST

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CARVED BAMBOO WRIST REST
    19TH CENTURY
    The convex top is carved with a scene of an old man holding a staff amidst mountains and pines, and with an inscription reading juan shi pen chi lue jian xi shan jing zhi ('The scrolling rock and small basin resembles the scenery of mountain and creek'), followed by a double square seal mark, which possibly reads Shanren ('mountain man').
    9 7/8 in. (25.1 cm.) long


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    Provenance

    Sydney L. Moss Ltd., London.