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    Sale 2761

    Asian Art

    20 - 21 November 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 330

    A Ming dynasty bronze figure of a scholar

    DATED 1716

    Price Realised  


    A Ming dynasty bronze figure of a scholar
    Dated 1716
    Seated on a shaped throne, one hand in front of his stomach and touching the belt while the left rests on his leg, wearing various robes engraved with phoenix amidst cloudes, its borders with scrollwork and secured with two belts, shoes, his face with eyes open, moustache, beard and scholar's cap, the reverse inscribed 'cast in the middle of the autumn of the 8th month of the 55th year of Kangxi and Yunnanfu, district Fumin', traces of gilding
    38 cm. high

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