A Chinese Bamboo Brush Pot
A Chinese Bamboo Brush Pot

A Chinese Bamboo Brush Pot

c. 1900 China

Offered by Timothy Langston Fine Art & Antiques

£980 gbp
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A nineteenth century carved bamboo brush pot, the outer surfaces with carved decoration depicting figures and pagodas in a mountainous landscape.

This brush pot would have been an essential item at any traditional Chinese scholars’ desk; to complete it, the intellectual would have also laid out an ink stone, an ink cake, a brush rest and, of course, a brush. This densely carved example depicts a detailed mountainscape. The colour of the bamboo varies in places, emphasising the three dimensional effect of the carving and stressing the texture of the elements.
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Dimensions
Height 5.50 inch (13.97 cm)
Width 5.00 inch (12.70 cm)
Depth 4.75 inch (12.06 cm)
Stock Code
0169
Medium
Bamboo
Timothy Langston Fine Art & Antiques

Timothy Langston Fine Art & Antiques
20A Pimlico Road
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