A carved lime-green glazed 'Landscape' brushpot by Wang Bingrong, Qing dynasty, Daoguang period (1821-1850)


Lot 3081. A carved lime-green glazed 'Landscape' brushpot by Wang Bingrong, Qing dynasty, Daoguang period (1821-1850); 13.1 cm., 5 1/8  in. Estimate 80,000 — 100,000 HKD. Lot sold 162,500 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's 2013

of cylindrical section, finely carved around the exterior with a continuous landscape depicting houses built on a rocky shore among wutong trees, one side with a fisherman rafting on finely rippled waters and, on the other, two sages crossing over a footbridge toward further dwellings on a nearby island, all below rocky hills scattered with pines and tall misty mountains in the distance, applied overall with a bright lime-green glaze save for the broad footring left unglazed, the recessed base inscribed with a four-character Wang Binrong seal mark in relief within a panel.

Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art. Hong Kong, 08 april 2013