Qing Dynasty, ‘A bamboo 'Three Friends' wristrest’, 17th century, Other, Bamboo, Maria Kiang Chinese Art
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Qing Dynasty

A bamboo 'Three Friends' wristrest, 17th century

Bamboo
9 3/5 in diameter
24.5 cm diameter
.
Location
Hong Kong
About the work
Provenance
MKC
Maria Kiang Chinese Art
Hong Kong

The wristrest is masterfully carved from a long bamboo section in the shape of a pine tree trunk. A …

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Qing Dynasty, ‘A bamboo 'Three Friends' wristrest’, 17th century, Other, Bamboo, Maria Kiang Chinese Art
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The wristrest is masterfully carved from a long bamboo section in the shape of a pine tree trunk. A cluster of pine needles issuing from a gnarled branch curl around the wristrest. A leafy bamboo section and a flowering prunus branch are loosely tied to the trunk of the pine with a sash, thus forming the ‘Three …

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Qing Dynasty

A bamboo 'Three Friends' wristrest, 17th century

Bamboo
9 3/5 in diameter
24.5 cm diameter
.
Location
Hong Kong
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