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Five Scholar's Items

Auction:
2632M
Lot:
277A
Sold for:
$200$200

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2632M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
January 31, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Five Scholar's Items, China, 20th century, a cylindrical celadon-glazed brush pot with underglazed blue and iron red floral decorations, ht. 6 1/8; a rectangular inkstone carved with figures at leisure in a garden scene with pavilions, base incised with calligraphy, 8 x 5; an ink brush with a handle made of amethyst beads, lg. 9 1/2; an ink brush with a handle made of carved bone beads, lg. 11 1/4; and an ink brush with a handle made of green hardstones, lg. 12 in.
Estimate $400-600

minor wear to all; brush pot with firing flaws and oxidized iron-red enamel


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

China, Brush, Calligraphy, Celadon, Chinese ceramics, East Asian calligraphy, Hardstone carving, Korean pottery, Writing instruments

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