Browse Lots

Global notice COVID-19 Important notice
AN INSCRIBED BOXWOOD RUYI
AN INSCRIBED BOXWOOD RUYI
1 More
PROPERTY FROM AN ASIAN COLLECTION
AN INSCRIBED BOXWOOD RUYI

QING DYNASTY, 17TH-18TH CENTURY

Details
AN INSCRIBED BOXWOOD RUYI
QING DYNASTY, 17TH-18TH CENTURY
The smooth wood is well carved as a gnarled lingzhi stem with a large lingzhi head at one end and smaller heads sprouting from the sides. The reverse is incised with a poetic inscription by the Tang dynasty poet Li Shangyin, followed by a signature and seal.
13 ¾ in. (34.9 cm.) long, Japanese wood box
Provenance
The Zuiun Collection, sold at Bonhams New York, 15 March 2017, lot 5008

Brought to you by

Marco Almeida (安偉達)
Marco Almeida (安偉達) Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art

Check the condition report or get in touch for additional information about this

Condition Report

If you wish to view the condition report of this lot, please sign in to your account.

Sign in
View condition report

More from Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

View All
View All