Description

An Inscribed Carved Bamboo Brush Pot

Signed Wang Yun and dated Gengwu year corresponding to 1750 or 1810

6 1/8 inches high, 5 1/2 inches diam.

 

carved in deep relief with a continuous landscape scene depicting various figures traveling on foot or on a mule amidst craggy cliffs with gnarled pine and a bamboo grove, a raging waterfall and bridges, an eight character poetic inscription followed by the signature and date to one side

 

A poetic inscription reading Chun shan wan xing ( Evening walk on a spring mountain)

 

For a similar deep relief carved bamboo brush pot, see Sotheby's, Hong Kong, 7 April 2015, lot 3011

 

INV#286