• The Ian and Susan Wilson Colle auction at Christies

    Sale 11929

    The Ian and Susan Wilson Collection of Scholar's Objects

    17 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1132

    A STAINED OR LACQUERED BOXWOOD RUYI SCEPTER

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A STAINED OR LACQUERED BOXWOOD RUYI SCEPTER
    18TH CENTURY
    The scepter is carved in the form of lingzhi, with two caps making up the head of the scepter, and two smaller caps below.
    16 in. (40.6 cm.) long


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    Provenance

    Kagedo Gallery, Orcas, Washington.


    Literature

    S. Little, Spirit Stones of China, the Ian and Susan Wilson Collection of Chinese Stones, Paintings, and Related Scholars' Objects, Chicago, 1999, no. 49.