An enamelled rectangular plaque of a scholar and a boy servant Possibly Republic period
Lot 39
An enamelled rectangular plaque of a scholar and a boy servant Possibly Republic period
Sold for AU$ 1,800 (US$ 1,461) inc. premium

Lot Details
An enamelled rectangular plaque of a scholar and a boy servant
Possibly Republic period
The scholar wearing long flowing robe, holding a bamboo stick, his boy servant in front of him, holding a newly picked branch, the two wandering in a quiet bush, a crane flying about afar, inscribed two verses about scenes of winter, "不嫌寒氣侵人骨 貪看梅花過野橋 仿友水囗士筆意", signed Pengnian [彭年冩於珠客舍] with seal, framed.
25cm x 38.5cm.

Footnotes

  • Provenance:

    Private collection NSW, purchased during late 1950s or early 1960s in Hong Kong.

    Note:
    The plaque was taken out of its frame, revealing traces of two rails running in parallel to the unglazed back.
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