Asian Art Auction

December 02, 2013

LOT 203
Black Lacquer and Mother-of-Pearl Inlay ‘Seven Scholars’ Bowl, 18th Century
  • Black Lacquer and Mother-of-Pearl Inlay ‘Seven Scholars’ Bowl, 18th Century
  • Black Lacquer and Mother-of-Pearl Inlay ‘Seven Scholars’ Bowl, 18th Century

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Black Lacquer and Mother-of-Pearl Inlay ‘Seven Scholars’ Bowl, 18th Century

With vines of lotus surrounding the base, the central scene rendered with inlaid mother-of-pearl and depicting scholars in a rocky landscape
diameter 6.9" — 17.5 cm.

Estimate $600-$800

Realised: $4,800
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

Fragmentary The British Antique Dealers’ Association sticker.

Provenance:

Chinese Porcelain and Works of Art from the Estate of David Blyth Hanna (1858-1938), Toronto. (Lots 203-219)
Mr Hanna was a railway executive who became the president of Canadian National Railways in 1919, maintaining his position until 1922, when he was appointed the first chairman of the Liquor Control Board of Ontario (LCBO).

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Wares: Bowl