All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1970 item #627254 (stock #st-004)
Chinese Scholar Stones
Qixia (Pronounced see-sha) Chinese scholars rock (Gong shi or Viewing stone). Suggesting a vertical cliff with numerous crevices and caves. Perfectly captured the Zhan energy of the mountain for a hermit to mediate or the cave suggested a wonderful cave palace where the Tao immortals reside in. Variegated dark and light gray and brownish colors with a very rich patina surface. Nicely hand carved flat rosewood fitted stand.
size app: 12” x 5” x 11” with stand...