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    Sale 12548

    The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    5 April 2016, Hong Kong

  • Lot 155

    A CONFUCIUS-STYLE LACQUERED QIN, NAMED WANGHESONG

    QING DYNASTY (1644-1911)

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    A CONFUCIUS-STYLE LACQUERED QIN, NAMED WANGHESONG
    QING DYNASTY (1644-1911)
    The qin is waisted along two ends of the body, the upper surface is gently convex and the underside is pierced with two sound holes, termed as the 'Dragon Pool' and 'Phoenix Pond'. The name of the qin is inscribed above the 'Dragon Pool', Wanghesong, 'Pines among a myriad of valleys', flanked by a poetic inscription followed by a date corresponding to 1913 and the name of the studio Zhongzhengtang where the qin was last repaired.
    47 1/4 in. (120 cm.) long


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