14 février 2020

An Inscribed 'Ying' Scholar's Rock, Qing Dynasty or Earlier

Lot 3679. An Inscribed 'Ying' Scholar's Rock, Qing Dynasty or Earlier; width 27.5 cm., 10 3/4  in. Estimate 500,000 — 700,000 HKD. Lot sold 625,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. the jagged stone horizontally oriented forming high ridges and deep crevasses, the stone of dark grey and brown tones, the flat base inscribed in seal script with eight characters qian yan jingxiu, wan huo yun zheng (‘thousand cliffs compete on beauty, steamy clouds emit from million gorges’), above another... [Lire la suite]