A porcelain 'scholar' brushpot Republican period
Lot 264
A porcelain 'scholar' brushpot Republican period
HK$ 40,000 - 60,000
US$ 5,200 - 7,700
amended
Lot Details
A porcelain 'scholar' brushpot
Republican period
The cylindrical brushpot with recessed foot, rising steeply with slightly flared sides, the exterior enamelled with a scholar seated on rockworks reading whilst resting under a tree, his attendant serving him by bringing his books, the base with a six-character Jiangxi Jingdezhen Company markmark.
7.3cm diam.

Footnotes

  • 民國 粉彩人物筆筒 礬紅「江西瓷業公司」楷書款

    Provenance 來源:
    Sotheby's Amsterdam, 17 November 1997, lot 310.

    Exhibited 展覽:
    Van Keizerrijk tot Volksrepubliek, Haags Gemeentemuseum, The Hague, 1986, cat. no.82.

    Illustrated 出版:
    Dr. H. A. van Oort, Chinese Porcelain of the 19th and 20th Centuries, pl.121a & 121b.

Saleroom notices

  • Please note that the current lot is not illustrated in 'Chinese Porcelain of the 19th and 20th Centuries' as stated, but rather showing an example closely related to the current lot.
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