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Chinese Calligraphy Brush
Located in Pasadena, CA
This is a good example of a Chinese Calligraphy brush crafted from hand carved and lacquered wooden beads and carved bone. The deep red lacquer of the brash makes it a great decorati...
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Late 20th Century Chinese Chinese Export More Asian Art, Objects and Fur...

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Bone, Wood, Lacquer

  • Chinese Calligraphy Brush
  • Chinese Calligraphy Brush
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  • Chinese Calligraphy Brush
H 17.5 in. Dm 1 in.
bone calligraphy brush
Located in Chicago, IL
sold direct from Pagoda Red. Conditions of item and sale available directly from Pagoda Red
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2010s Pedestals and Columns

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Cement

  • bone calligraphy brush
  • bone calligraphy brush
  • bone calligraphy brush
  • bone calligraphy brush
H 1 in. W 1 in. D 1 in.
Cloisonné Dragon Calligraphy Brush, 1 Brush
Located in Somis, CA
For sale is ONE brush. PLEASE MESSAGE US WITH YOUR CHOICE OF COLOR. Beautiful calligraphy brushes in fine cloisonné featuring dragons. A true work of art, these brilliantly colored, ...
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2010s Chinese Scholar's Objects

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Metal

  • Cloisonné Dragon Calligraphy Brush, 1 Brush
  • Cloisonné Dragon Calligraphy Brush, 1 Brush
  • Cloisonné Dragon Calligraphy Brush, 1 Brush
  • Cloisonné Dragon Calligraphy Brush, 1 Brush
H 17.25 in. W 1.25 in. D 1.25 in.
Chinese Calligraphy Brush, c. 1900
Located in Chicago, IL
Dated to the early 20th century, this fine calligraphy brush would have been an essential tool for a Qing-dynasty scholar-official, used to draft official documents or compose poetry...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Qing Scholar's Objects

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Hardwood

  • Chinese Calligraphy Brush, c. 1900
  • Chinese Calligraphy Brush, c. 1900
  • Chinese Calligraphy Brush, c. 1900
  • Chinese Calligraphy Brush, c. 1900
H 1 in. W 13 in. D 1 in.
Red Faux Coral Calligraphy Brush
Located in Somis, CA
A beautiful one of a kind handmade calligraphy brush with vibrant red faux coral. Bone ferrule and horse hair.
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Late 20th Century Chinese Scholar's Objects

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Resin, Bone

  • Red Faux Coral Calligraphy Brush
  • Red Faux Coral Calligraphy Brush
  • Red Faux Coral Calligraphy Brush
  • Red Faux Coral Calligraphy Brush
H 1.5 in. W 13 in. D 1.5 in.
Chinese Calligraphy Brush, circa 1900
Located in Chicago, IL
Along with paper, ink, and inkstone, the brush was part of the Four Treasures found in a scholar’s studio. Arguably the most important tool, the brush served as a direct link to the ...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Qing Scholar's Objects

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Elm

Chinese Calligraphy Brush, circa 1900
Located in Chicago, IL
Along with paper, ink, and inkstone, the brush was among the four treasures found in a traditional scholar’s studio. The brush served as a direct link to the artist’s creative spirit...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Qing Scholar's Objects

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Elm

Japanese Antique Calligraphy Brushes Book, 1893
Located in Shelburne, VT
From our recent Japanese Acquisitions We recently found this substantial 112 page calligraphy brushes book entitled Shohou Shoron by artist Ishikawa Kosai created in 1893, during ...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Meiji Sculptures and Carvings

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Paper

Calligraphy Brush Large Amber Marble Beads
Located in Somis, CA
Beautiful hand made large Chinese calligraphy brush with stunning amber colored marble beads, bone ferrule and horse hair. This is a substantial 15" piece that weighs a whopping 0.85...
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20th Century Chinese Scholar's Objects

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Stone

Chinese Calligraphy Brush Carved Serpentine Balls
Located in Somis, CA
Beautiful single Chinese calligraphy brush with carved serpentine balls. A beautiful brush that is perfect for making art or as an design element. Bone ferrule and horse hair.
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2010s Chinese Scholar's Objects

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Stone

Brush Set of three, Cloisonné Dragon Calligraphy Brushes
Located in Somis, CA
Beautiful calligraphy brushes in fine cloisonné featuring dragons. A true work of art, these brilliantly colored, painstakingly crafted cloisonné brushes are very unique and highly c...
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2010s Chinese Scholar's Objects

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Metal

19th Century Chinese Calligraphy Brush
Located in Chicago, IL
This elegant 19th century calligraphy brush was hand carved from elmwood and finished with a collar crafted from animal horn. Created in northern China during the early 20th century,...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Scholar's Objects

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Horn, Elm

Chinese Calligraphy Brush Matte Blue Grey Quartz
Located in Somis, CA
Beautiful single Chinese calligraphy brush with handmade stone handle. The stone is a beautiful large 1.5" blue grey colored quartz in matte finish. Bone ferrule and horse hair.
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2010s Chinese Scholar's Objects

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Quartz

Chinese Calligraphy Brush Olive Jasper Barrel Beads
Located in Somis, CA
Beautiful single Chinese calligraphy brush with handmade olive jasper barrel beads. An unique brush that is perfect for making art or as an design element. Bone ferrule and horse hair.
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2010s Chinese Scholar's Objects

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Stone

Chinese Calligraphy Brush Large Green Marble Bead
Located in Somis, CA
Beautiful hand made large calligraphy brush with stunning green marble beads, bone ferrule and horse hair. This is a substantial 15" piece that weighs a whopping 1.2 lb with beads me...
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20th Century Chinese Scholar's Objects

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Stone

Calligraphy Brushes Set of 5, Horn Ferrule, Handmade
Located in Somis, CA
Beautiful set of 5 Chinese calligraphy brushes with glass-bead handles and unique natural bamboo tailbones. The green glass brushes have beautiful natural buffalo Horn ferrule. Brush...
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2010s Chinese Scholar's Objects

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Horn, Bamboo, Glass

Early 20th Century Chinese Calligraphy Brush
Located in Chicago, IL
Along with paper, ink, and inkstone, the brush was part of the four treasures found in a scholar’s studio. Arguably the most important tool, the brush served as a direct link to the ...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Qing Scholar's Objects

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Wood

Chinese Burl Wood Calligraphy Brush, circa 1850
Located in Chicago, IL
Along with paper, ink, and inkstone, the brush was among the Four Treasures found in a traditional scholar’s studio. The brush served as a direct link to the artist’s creative spirit...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Scholar's Objects

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Burl

  • Chinese Burl Wood Calligraphy Brush, circa 1850
  • Chinese Burl Wood Calligraphy Brush, circa 1850
  • Chinese Burl Wood Calligraphy Brush, circa 1850
  • Chinese Burl Wood Calligraphy Brush, circa 1850
H 11.5 in. W 1.25 in. D 1.25 in.
Chinese Calligraphy Brush Stacked 60 Jade Disks
Located in Somis, CA
Beautiful large Chinese calligraphy brush with stack of 60 hand carved jade disks. This is an oversize brush displaying a great collection of jade of various color and origin. A very...
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2010s Chinese Scholar's Objects

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Jade

Chinese Calligraphy Brush 16" Jade Archer's Rings
Located in Somis, CA
A very large, near 16" Chinese calligraphy brush consisting a collection of 7 jade Archer's rings. Historically such rings were worn by archers to protect their fingers in hunting or...
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2010s Chinese Scholar's Objects

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Jade

Early 20th Century Chinese Calligraphy Brush
Located in Chicago, IL
During the early 20th century Chinese scholar would have used this finely made calligraphy brush to write official documents or compose poetry. He would have held the handle upright ...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Qing Scholar's Objects

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Fruitwood

Calligraphy Brush Blue Serpentine Bamboo Form 16"
Located in Somis, CA
One of a kind, extra large, rare blue serpentine gemstone brush in bamboo form with carved bamboo leaves. Serpentine is a beautiful stone highly valued for its similarity to nephrite...
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Late 20th Century Chinese Scholar's Objects

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Serpentine

19th Century Chinese Carved Bone Calligraphy Brush
Located in Chicago, IL
Hand-carved of animal bone, this early 20th century calligraphy brush is composed of multiple beads depicting monkeys plucking ripe peaches off a tree branch. This playful scene refe...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Historical Memorabilia

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Other

Calligraphy Brushes Set of 5, Large Colored Quartz Stone
Located in Somis, CA
Beautiful set of 5 large Chinese calligraphy brushes with handmade stone and porcelain handles. The collection consists 4 brushes with quartz stone handles and 1 with blue and white ...
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2010s Chinese Scholar's Objects

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Stone

Serpentine Calligraphy Brushes Set of Two Bamboo Form
Located in Somis, CA
This special collection consists two vintage handmade serpentine brushes in bamboo forms. Bone ferrules with horse hair. Perfect for making calligraphy or painting, or simply as inte...
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Scholar's Objects

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Serpentine

Blue and White Porcelain Calligraphy Brush with Painted Dragon
Located in Somis, CA
An one of a kind handmade calligraphy brush with beautiful blue and white hand painted dragon. This is a very special, rare piece. Bone ferrule and horse hair.
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Late 20th Century Chinese Scholar's Objects

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Porcelain, Bone

Vintage Chinese Lavender Jade Calligraphy Brush Pot, circa 1950s
Located in New York, NY
This vintage Chinese calligraphy brush holder is made of a rare type of jade, called Lavender Jade; and rests on a fitted noble-wood hand carved pedestal. Dimensions: Height 5-2/...
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Vintage 1950s Chinese Chinese Export Jars

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Jade

Chinese Jade Calligraphy Brush and Stand Set of Five
Located in Somis, CA
Beautiful new collection of calligraphy brushes with jade beads. Featured here a set of four pieces, each adorned with hand carved serpentine beads. These brushes make stunning displ...
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2010s Chinese Scholar's Objects

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Multi-gemstone, Serpentine

Blue and White Porcelain Chinese Calligraphy Brushes Set of Two
Located in Somis, CA
The beautiful collection consists one brush with hand painted blue and white porcelain balls of the character "longevity", and one with a finely painted bone handle between 2 blue an...
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2010s Chinese Scholar's Objects

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Bone, Porcelain

Antique Asian Red Coral and Purple Stone Calligraphy Brush Set with Stand
Located in Toronto, ON
This beautiful unique red lacquered stand is used to present calligraphy horsehair brushes that are made of antique pieces of bone, coral and purple semi-precious stone. Typically us...
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Antique Early 19th Century Chinese Lacquer

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Coral

Chinese Brush For Calligraphy, Late 19th Century
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
Chinese brush for calligraphy, late 19th century. Measures: L 27cm, D 2.5cm.
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Antique 19th Century Asian Chinese Export More Desk Accessories

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Stone

Artisan's Cache of 20 Old Chinese Paint Calligraphy Bamboo Brushes
Located in Shelburne, VT
Here's a rare find from a collector we visited in Japan. A very unusual treasure from Japan. This is a cache of old Chinese and Japanese bamboo paint and calligraphy artist brush...
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Showa Scholar's Objects

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Bamboo

Artisan's Cache of 25 Old Chinese Paint Calligraphy Bamboo Brushes
Located in Shelburne, VT
Here's a rare find from a collector we visited in Japan. A very unusual treasure from Japan. This is a cache of old Chinese and Japanese bamboo paint and calligraphy artist brush...
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Showa Prints

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Bamboo

Japanese Edo Six-Panel Silver Leaf Screen with Chinese Brush Calligraphy
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Large Japanese Edo period six-panel folding silver leaf screen featuring Chinese style brush calligraphy of a poem. Squares of silver leaf with a vintage patina and calligraphy scrip...
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Antique 19th Century Japanese Edo Paintings and Screens

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Silver Leaf, Brass

Calligraphy Brushes
Located in New York, NY
Assorted calligraphy brushes. Make excellent table top accessories. Choose image 3,4,5,
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Vintage 1960s Chinese Tableware

Chinese Calligraphy Brush
Located in Pasadena, CA
This is a large highly decorative Chinese calligraphy brush that dates to the late 20th century. The brush is crafted of carved stone rondelles and carved bone. Three additional call...
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Late 20th Century Chinese Chinese Export More Asian Art, Objects and Fur...

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Stone

  • Chinese Calligraphy Brush
  • Chinese Calligraphy Brush
  • Chinese Calligraphy Brush
  • Chinese Calligraphy Brush
H 23 in. Dm 1.25 in.
Chinese Calligraphy Brush
Located in Bridgehampton, NY
Large Chinese calligraphy brush with horn handle and horse hair bristles.
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21st Century and Contemporary Asian More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

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Horn

  • Chinese Calligraphy Brush
  • Chinese Calligraphy Brush
  • Chinese Calligraphy Brush
  • Chinese Calligraphy Brush
H 23.25 in. Dm 2.75 in. L 23.25 in.
Chinese Calligraphy Brush
Located in Bridgehampton, NY
Large Chinese Calligraphy brush with semi-precious stone handle and horse hair bristles.
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21st Century and Contemporary Asian More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

  • Chinese Calligraphy Brush
  • Chinese Calligraphy Brush
  • Chinese Calligraphy Brush
  • Chinese Calligraphy Brush
H 18.75 in. Dm 2 in. L 18.75 in.
Chinese Calligraphy Brush
Located in Bridgehampton, NY
Large Chinese calligraphy brush with semi-precious stone handle and horse hair bristles.
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21st Century and Contemporary Asian More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

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Horn

  • Chinese Calligraphy Brush
  • Chinese Calligraphy Brush
  • Chinese Calligraphy Brush
  • Chinese Calligraphy Brush
H 20.25 in. Dm 1.25 in. L 20.25 in.
Chinese calligraphy Brushes
Located in Delray Beach, FL
Three calligraphy brushes from china the red one is made of coral And the other two from stone deposit great colors. Sizes Red one 12"x .5 Blue and cream 15"x 1.5
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Vintage 1970s Chinese Sculptures

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Coral, Stone, Marble

  • Chinese calligraphy Brushes
  • Chinese calligraphy Brushes
  • Chinese calligraphy Brushes
  • Chinese calligraphy Brushes
H 15 in. Dm 1.5 in.
Chinese Calligraphy Brushes
Located in Stamford, CT
Group of four Chinese calligraphy brushes, two of polished bone and red coral, one of bone and tigers eye and one of ebony and tigers eye. All with horse hair brushes. 12 inches the...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Scholar's Objects

  • Chinese Calligraphy Brushes
  • Chinese Calligraphy Brushes
  • Chinese Calligraphy Brushes
  • Chinese Calligraphy Brushes
H 12 in. W 1.5 in. D 1.5 in.
Chinese Calligraphy Brush Basket Weave Serpentine
Located in Somis, CA
A beautiful large 13" Chinese calligraphy brush with handmade serpentine gemstone handle. The handle is hand carved with an intricate basket weave pattern extending the entire length...
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2010s Chinese Scholar's Objects

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Serpentine

Carved Bone Calligraphy Brushes on Stands
Located in Chicago, IL
Chinese calligraphy brushes on custom stands with horse hair bristles and etched bone handles depicting Classic Chinese iconography including dragons, phoenix and scholars, 20th cent...
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20th Century Chinese Scholar's Objects

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Bone

Serpentine Calligraphy Brush Bamboo Form 16"
Located in Somis, CA
One of a kind, large green serpentine gemstone brush in bamboo form with carved bamboo leaves. Serpentine is a beautiful stone highly valued for its similarity to nephrite jade in ce...
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2010s Chinese Scholar's Objects

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Serpentine

Chinese Black Lacquer Calligraphy Brush Cabinet, c. 1850
Located in Chicago, IL
Characteristically simple and austere, this Qing-dynasty glass cabinet once proudly displayed a scholar’s collection of prized calligraphy brushes. One of the four treasures to be fo...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Shelves and Wall Cabinets

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Brass

19th Century Chinese Calligraphy Brush Towel Bar
Located in Chicago, IL
Along with paper, ink, and inkstone, the brush was part of the Four Treasures found in a scholar’s studio. Arguably the most important tool, the brush served as a direct link to the ...
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Antique Early 19th Century Chinese Qing Bathroom Fixtures

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Steel

Early 20th Century Chinese Carved Bone Calligraphy Brush
Located in Chicago, IL
A bone calligraphy brush from Northern China carved with Scholar's from c. 1900 on a custom mount. Pagoda Red Collection # KK064F
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Early 20th Century Chinese Scholar's Objects

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Bone

Japanese Fine Antique Ladies' "Calligraphy Brush" Shop Sign, Carved
Located in Shelburne, VT
Japan, a beautifully handmade, hand-carved, and hand lacquered antique shop sign -kanban- for a ladies calligraphy brush shop, measures: 36 inches high and 5 inches wide, Meiji perio...
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Antique Late 19th Century Japanese Meiji Paintings and Screens

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Wood

Blue and White Porcelain and Bone Chinese Calligraphy Brushes Set of 3, Large
Located in Somis, CA
Beautiful set of 3 large Chinese calligraphy brushes with handmade handles. This collection consists 3 brushes among which 1 with a bamboo pattern cow bone handle, 1 with hand painte...
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2010s Chinese Scholar's Objects

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Bone, Porcelain

Four Old Japanese and Chinese Ink Wash Painting Calligraphy Brushes, Rare Find
Located in Shelburne, VT
Here's a rare find from a collector we recently visited in Japan. These four large-scale Japanese and Chinese calligraphy wooden ink wash painting brushes come from a an old artist...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Showa Paintings and Screens

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Wood

Artisan's Cache of 20 Old Chinese Paint Calligraphy Bamboo Brushes
Located in Shelburne, VT
Here's a rare find from a collector we visited in Japan. A very unusual treasure from Japan. This is a cache of old Chinese and Japanese bamboo paint and calligraphy artist brushes...
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Showa Sculptures and Carvings

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Bamboo

Artisan's Cache of 25 Old Chinese Paint Calligraphy Bamboo Brushes
Located in Shelburne, VT
Here's a rare find from a collector we visited in Japan. A very unusual treasure from Japan. This is a cache of old Chinese and Japanese bamboo paint and calligraphy artist brush...
Category

Mid-20th Century Chinese Showa Paintings and Screens

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Bamboo

Powder Blue and Gilt Chinese Brush Pot with Calligraphy Decoration
Located in Stamford, CT
A Chinese powder blue brush pot with gilt calligraphy decoration. Late 19th-early 20th century with Kangxi mark.  
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Antique 1890s Chinese Qing Vases

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Porcelain

Artisan's Cache of 20 Old Chinese Paint Calligraphy Bamboo Brushes
Located in Shelburne, VT
Here's a rare find from a collector we visited in Japan. A very unusual treasure from Japan. This is a cache of old Chinese and Japanese bamboo paint and calligraphy artist brushes...
Category

Mid-20th Century Chinese Showa Paintings and Screens

Materials

Bamboo

Artisan's Cache of 25 Old Chinese Paint Calligraphy Bamboo Brushes
Located in Shelburne, VT
Here's a rare find from a collector we visited in Japan. A very unusual treasure from Japan. This is a cache of old Chinese and Japanese bamboo paint and calligraphy artist brush...
Category

Mid-20th Century Chinese Showa More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

Materials

Bamboo

Artisan's Cache of 35 Old Chinese Paint Calligraphy Bamboo Brushes
Located in Shelburne, VT
Here's a rare find from a collector we visited in Japan. A very unusual treasure from Japan. This is a cache of old Chinese and Japanese bamboo paint and calligraphy artist brushes...
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

Materials

Bamboo

Artisan's Cache 75 Old Chinese and Japanese Paint Calligraphy Bamboo Brushes
Located in Shelburne, VT
Here's a rare find from a collector we visited in Japan. A very unusual treasure from Japan. This is a cache of old Chinese and Japanese bamboo paint and calligraphy artist brush...
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Paintings and Screens

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Bamboo

Found! Antique Artisan's Cache of 43 Old Paint and Calligraphy Bamboo Brushes
Located in Shelburne, VT
Here's a rare find from a collector we visited in Japan. A very unusual treasure from Japan. This is a cache of old and antique Japanese and Chinese bamboo paint and calligraphy ...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Mid-Century Modern Paintings and Screens

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Bamboo

Chinese Calligraphy Brush Bone Handle
Located in Somis, CA
Beautiful single Chinese calligraphy brush with handmade bone handle. A beautiful brush that is perfect for making art or as an design element. Bone ferrule and horse hair.
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2010s Chinese Scholar's Objects

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Stone

  • Chinese Calligraphy Brush Bone Handle
  • Chinese Calligraphy Brush Bone Handle
  • Chinese Calligraphy Brush Bone Handle
  • Chinese Calligraphy Brush Bone Handle
H 12 in. W 1.5 in. D 1.5 in.
Chinese Brush, 3 Calligraphy Brushes, Stone and Porcelain
Located in Somis, CA
Our new collection of brushes are beautiful. Featured here a set of 3 pieces, two in stone, one in porcelain. The blue and white porcelain balls have the symbols of longevity hand pa...
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2010s Chinese More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

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Stone

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Calligraphy Brushes For Sale on 1stDibs

An assortment of calligraphy brushes is available at 1stDibs. Frequently made of bone, stone and wood, all calligraphy brushes available were constructed with great care. We have 16 antique and vintage calligraphy brushes in-stock, while there are 8 modern editions to choose from as well. Calligraphy brushes have been made for many years, and versions that date back to the 19th Century alongside those produced as recently as the 21st Century.

How Much are Calligraphy Brushes?

The average selling price for at 1stDibs is $262, while they’re typically $95 on the low end and $2,800 highest priced.