14 février 2020

A Jade 'Rockwork' Brushrest, Ming Dynasty (136-1644)

Lot 3688. A Jade 'Rockwork' Brushrest, Ming Dynasty (136-1644): 12.5 by 44 cm., 5 by 17 1/3  in. Estimate 100,000 — 150,000 HKD. Lot sold 250,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. the horizontally oriented grey stone streaked with dark brown veins, pierced with irregular holes throughout and jagged edges resembling a scholar's rock, finished with a smooth polish, wood stand. Note:  Small jade brushrests finely worked in the form of naturally occuring, evocatively shaped... [Lire la suite]