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Chinese Scholars' Root Pot, c. 1800

$4,480

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Popular during the Qing dynasty (1644-1911), brush pots and scroll pots carved to resemble tree trunks and burl wood were among the many esteemed objects found in a traditional scholar’s studio. This early 19th century scroll pot made of hand-carved root wood has an organic form that would have been used as a source of creative inspiration, calling to mind the complexities of nature.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 15.75 in (40.01 cm)Width: 16.5 in (41.91 cm)Depth: 11.25 in (28.58 cm)
  • Style
    Qing (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1800
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Chicago, IL
  • Reference Number
    Seller: CAE1181stDibs: LU820013517482

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    Ships From: Chicago, IL
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    A return for this item may be initiated within 2 days of delivery.

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PAGODA RED is a renowned resource for designers as well as collectors of contemporary and ancient Chinese, Korean and Japanese art. They offer a curated edit of fine and provincial furniture, ceramics, scholars' objects, and paintings and textiles, each piece historically and geographically authentic.

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