A CHINESE BAMBOO AND HARDWOOD 'ELEGANT GATHERING' BRUSH POT, BITONG.
The cylindrical body carved in high relief with a young lady and a group of scholars and their assistants engaged in artistic pursuits playing qin, painting, reading and playing go, the scene set around a mountain pavilion, beneath trees and boulders, inscribed to the side Wang Naigong ke, raised on a hardwood base with three short feet, 14cm diameter, 17cm H.
Provenance: a private Paris collection.
Sold for £3,750
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