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This object is eligible for a Certificate of BADA Provenance

A small brushpot made from a branch of zitan using its natural form with openings where the knots would have been, a recessed base inserted where the interior has been hollowed out.

Qing dynasty, 18th century.

Provenance:

The Peony Collection, Hong Kong

Published:

Robert Piccus, ed., Wood from the Scholar’s Table: Chinese Hardwood Carvings and Scholar’s Articles (Hong Kong: Altfield Gallery, 1984), no. 14.

 

Dimensions

height 11.2 cm

Stock number

0518-23