Chinese bamboo mountain carving
18cms wide
18th century
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A finely carved Chinese
bamboo mountain group
depicting figures before a
pavilion at a rocky mountain
top with pine trees and
bushes, the base with
original lacquer to prevent
splitting.
Good condition. Inscribed.
The inscription reads 'Yuding
Pianzi Leibian' which is the
title of a poem written by
the eminent scholar and
historian Zhang Tingyu (1700-
1755), favoured by the courts
of Kangxi, Yongzheng and
Qianlong. This carving
depicts a scene from the
poem.












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