Chinese Works of Art
Bronzes and Metalwork
A cast bronze double gourd form covered vessel
The body of the vessel fashioned as a double gourd, the emblem of Daoist immortal Li Tieguai, who is portrayed in high relief resting on the gourd's lower bulb, the vessel's surfaces adorned with five raised bats and clouds, all supported on a waisted foot, the base bearing a circular seal reading Feiyun Ge (minor corrosion).
Height 14 1/2in (37cm)
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