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    Sale 12555

    The Imperial Sale / Important Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art

    1 June 2016, Convention Hall

  • Lot 3363

    A TIANHUANG 'RIVERSCAPE' SEAL

    QING DYNASTY (1644-1911)

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    A TIANHUANG 'RIVERSCAPE' SEAL
    QING DYNASTY (1644-1911)
    The irregularly-shaped seal is carved around the sides in low relief with a continuous scene depicting a fisherman fishing on a raft in a tranquil riverscape graced by trees, cliffs and a hut on the embankment. The seal face is carved with an inscription alluding to the Tang dynasty poet Bai Juyi's leisurely pursuits.
    1 7/8 in. (4.9 cm.) high, 64g, box


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