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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1837 VR item #1338663 (stock #Lot1108)
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An old soapstone seal was in very good mood of scholar taste.

Two lions were vibrantly rendered on the top of the seal as a knob.

While well maneuvered inscriptions were on four side of the stamp.

For Chinese literati, the scholar taste was most treasured, by the meaning of the inscriptions and by the craftsmanship of the carving on the inscription.The seal obtained all these characteristics.

And the tint of this stone was in great mood too...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1837 VR item #1325820 (stock #lot1100)
Roy Hu's Asian Art
$880.00
Stone weight with decorative Ruiyi pattern on top.
Characteristic old drilling hole for verification.
12.5cm h x 12.5cm w
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1310417 (stock #lot819)
Roy Hu's Asian Art
$680.00
Description:

A soapstone piece was well carved with a lady and a child.
By nice carvings, the stone piece was preserved with very good patina and in nice condition with only one old defect on the back.

Date: Qing Dynasty, 19th century.

Height, without stand: 15.5cm.

A NEW WOOD STAND IS INCLUDED.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1302666 (stock #Lot1091)
Roy Hu's Asian Art
$3500.00
Description:

A wood Bian with carving inscriptions was in very good scholar taste.
" Zun Yo Xuon Tan" means eloquent talking will be amid the seats.
With simple words, it showed the enthusiastic inviting of a family host.
This kind of Bian was most likely having been put in a scholar chamber.
It is really hard to find a real scholar Bian like this. Most of them we found were for business using.

Date: Qing Dynasty, 19th Century...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1910 item #1301159 (stock #Lot1089)
Roy Hu's Asian Art
$850.00
Description:
A wood stand was well preserved.
It was in good mood with literati taste.

Date: Qing Dynasty, Late 19th Century.

Width: 45cm, Depth: 24.3cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1910 item #1300915 (stock #Lot1088)
Roy Hu's Asian Art
$2500.00
Description:
An old wood scholar rock was well preserved.
it was in good shape with strong literati taste.

Date: Qing Dynasty, 19th Century.

height: 53.5cm including stand.

A Custom-Made Cotton Box is included.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1910 item #1298829 (stock #Lot1085)
Roy Hu's Asian Art
$300.00
Description:
A wood carving was preserved in perfect condition.

Height: 7.5 cm.

Date: Late 19th Century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1920 item #1253850 (stock #Lot1077)
Roy Hu's Asian Art
$880.00
Description:
An old wood carving was nicely preserved in warm patina.

Condition is perfect.

Height: 13.3cm

Date: 1920s. China.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1837 VR item #1245175 (stock #Lot1070)
Roy Hu's Asian Art
$1500.00
A Suanzi wood scholar tray was in rectangular form.
Decently preserved in nice patina, the wood tray was found on the reverse side with inscription attributed to an official of Japanese occupation district in China during World War Two.
During that periods, the Japanese invasion troops undertook the task of finding Chinese antiques back to Japan.
The tray was sent as a gift in great respect due to the excellent craftsmanship on the carving of the inscription...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1837 VR item #1245172 (stock #Lot1069)
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A Honmu wood stand was well carved as natural branches.
In strong scholar taste, the item was preserved in perfect condition with nice patina.
Date: Qing Dynasty, 18th/19th centuries.
Max Width: 12cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1837 VR item #1243578 (stock #Lot1066)
Roy Hu's Asian Art
$1200.00
A pottery stand was in knurled wood form.
It was well preserved with nice patina.
Width: 17.3cm.
Height: 12cm.
Date: 16th Century, Ming Dynasty.
A Cotton Box is Included.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1185302 (stock #lot1024)
Roy Hu's Asian Art
$1250.00
Description:

A root wood mountain was in nice looking.
By natural shape, the root wood was touched with the least manual work.
Nevertheless, it was represented in favoured scholar taste.
Darken patina was yielded in some areas due to age when some portion of the wood was in a quality that in original lighter tint.

Condition: Perfect.

Date: Late 19th Century.

Length: 23.5cm, Height: 13.5cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1167605 (stock #lot1007)
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$800.00
Description:

A marble scholar water basin was preserved in perfect condition.
Well hollowed, the water basin was in nice oval and flat form.
Some ink residue was left inside the basin.

Date: Qing Dynasty, 19th century,

Body Width: 10.5cm
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1144064 (stock #lot983)
Roy Hu's Asian Art
$1500.00
Description:

A root wood carving of a goose was well depicted in vivid form.
In perfect condition and nice patina preserved, the small bird was in charming look by standing on herself.

Date: Qing Dynasty, 19th century.

Width: 10cm, Height: 6.2cm.

A CUSTOM-MADE SILK BOX IS INCLUDED.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1910 item #1116636 (stock #lot942)
Roy Hu's Asian Art
$2000.00
Description:

A bronze water basin was inscribed with poems and carved with beautiful scenery on the surface.
The inscriber was Pu Ton, A sibling of the last emperor of Qing Dynasty Pu Yi.
Pu Ton was also a famous scholar of late Qing to early Republic periods.
This bronze piece was cast in thin wall but was kept in very good condition with darken patina on the surface.

Date: 1924, by the Chinese lunar date JiaZi inscribed before the poem...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1837 VR item #1108927 (stock #lot932)
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Description:

A boxwood root was intriguingly carved and hollowed into a charming brush pot.
Being penetrated as wall of holes for light going through, the scholar item was most favoured by literati for the natural mood.
It was reserved in very good condition by enduring old patina.
The under cover was an old restoration.

Date: Qing Dynasty, 18th/19th Century,

Height: 16.5cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1492 item #1108171 (stock #lot930)
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Description:

A bronze boy was well cast in solid way.
In lying posture, the boy was half-naked revealing his hips and penis.
It was believed from the unknown custom of the Sa-Man people of north-eastern China.
Nice and warm patina was kept when sandy-feel surface was left due to long time of age.
Adhesives were preserved in the crevices.
It can be a nice brush-rest by the lying shape.

Date: 10th-12th centuries, Liao/Jing periods.

Length: 4.9cm.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1900 item #1107889 (stock #lot929)
Roy Hu's Asian Art
$500.00
Description:

A silver washer was nicely in floral shape and was decorated on the side with motifs of bamboo troves.
The beautiful pattern was well rendered by excellant chiselling and engraving workmanship.
Nice and darken patina was yielded when some old restorations were found in portions.

Date: Qing Dynasty, 19th century.

Width: 9.7cm, Height: 4.4cm.