17 mars 2015

A large yellow 'wax stone' boulder

A large yellow 'wax stone' boulder. Estimate $30,000 – $50,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Of irregular form, the stone of golden brown color - 15 ½ in. (39.3 cm.) wide, wood stand Provenance: The Collection of Robert H. Ellsworth, New York Notes: Robert D. Mowry, in his discussion of a small yellow 'wax stone' (lashi) scholar’s rock in the catalogue for the exhibition, Worlds Within Worlds: The Richard Rosenblum Collection of Chinese Scholar’s Rocks, Harvard University Art Museums, 1997, p. 271,... [Lire la suite]

17 mars 2015

A large yellow 'wax stone' boulder

A large yellow 'wax stone' boulder. Estimate $30,000 – $50,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Of irregular oblong form, the stone of deep caramel-brown color - 19 ½ in. (49.6 cm.) long, wood stand Provenance: The Collection of Robert H. Ellsworth, New York Notes: Robert D. Mowry, in his discussion of a small yellow 'wax stone' (lashi) scholar’s rock in the catalogue for the exhibition, Worlds Within Worlds: The Richard Rosenblum Collection of Chinese Scholar’s Rocks, Harvard University Art Museums,... [Lire la suite]