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    Sale 1976

    Fine Chinese Ceramics And Works Of Art

    19 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 349

    A SMALL CARVED RED LACQUER BRUSH POT, BITONG

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SMALL CARVED RED LACQUER BRUSH POT, BITONG
    18TH CENTURY
    Carved in relief with a continuous scene of two scholars seated in a boat under an awning with two attendants, the one in the bow fanning the fire under a wine pot, while the boatman in the stern poles the vessel through the choppy waters of the river, with rocks and trees in the background, above a slightly rounded band of petal lappets, with a band of key fret on the flat rim, the interior in black lacquer and the base in brown lacquer
    4 1/8 in. (10.5 cm.) high


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