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Ming Dynasty ivory carving of a resting Scholar figure

Stock Number: y3517
Ming Dynasty ivory carving of a resting Scholar figure
Price
Sales price $1450.00

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Description

A fine Ming Dynasty ivory carving of a Scholar figure. Depicted in a crouched position, his head resting on his hands, wearing a long flowing robe and elaborate hair adornment. His face with closed eyes and a broad bearded smile. The surface with old line fissures and a deep honey patina, the base signed.

Origin:

Ming Dynasty, Circa 16th to 17th Century A.D., China

Dimensions:

Height: 10.5 cm / Width: 4.5 cm

Condition:

Intact in good condition. Presented on a carved rosewood display base.