• Fine Chinese Ceramics and Work auction at Christies

    Sale 7762

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    3 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 244

    A WELL-CARVED BAMBOO INCENSE-HOLDER

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A WELL-CARVED BAMBOO INCENSE-HOLDER
    18TH CENTURY
    Finely pierced and carved in high relief with the Seven Sages of the Bamboo Grove in various leisurely pursuits, three seated in peaceful contemplation and four gathered around a scroll table, attended by two servants, in an idyllic bamboo grove, the patina of an attractive honey-brown tone
    9¾ in. (24.7 cm.) high


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