Asian Art Auction

June 09 - 14, 2018

LOT 531

Lot 531

A Pair of Bamboo Inlaid Blackwood Scroll Weights

A Pair of Bamboo Inlaid Blackwood Scroll Weights
Lot 531 Details
A Pair of Bamboo Inlaid Blackwood Scroll Weights


The bamboo surface carved with calligraphy, signed Zheng Banqiao 鄭板橋
length 10.6 in — 27 cm

Estimate $1,000-$1,500

Realised: $1,080
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Property of a Canadian banker, who lived and purchased in Hong Kong, Bangkok, and Tokyo in the 1980s and 90s.


Proceeds to benefit the Ontario Arts Foundation.


natural age splits

LOT 531

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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