© Galerie Zacke
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Katalognummer: OS1218-014
A QING DYNASTY WHITE JADE SCULPTURE OF KUIXING, THE GOD OF LITERATURE
The stone is of a white, slightly tinted hue with sparse grey and russet veins and inclusions
China, Qing Dynasty

This expressive jade sculpture shows the rare to be found portrayal of the god of successful examinations and literature, Kuixing, in classical pose. He is standing on a dragon fish and holds a pen in his raised hand.

Shape: Sculptural
Dimensions: height is 16.5 cm
Weight: 345 grams
Condition: excellent condition
Provenance: American private Museum collection

Auction results comparison: Sotheby’s, A PRIVATE COLLECTION OF SCHOLARLY AND IMPERIAL WORKS OF ART, Hing Kong, 4 April 2012, lot 3042 (for a Kuixing statue, dating to the 17th century).

清代白玉魁星
白玉,局部灰褐色肌理沁斑
中國, 清代

造型:雕塑
尺寸:高 16.5 厘米
重量:345 克
品相:極好
來源:美國私人美術館收藏

Verkaufspreis:  € 4.600

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