Lot 7

CHINA Carved core of a boat and characters. On the reverse side, a Sushi poem. Signed ZHAN GUSHENG and dated 1864. Qing Dynasty Long: 4.5 cm (glue stitch) Note: ZHAN GUSHENG known for his sculptures on cores made in Zhengcheng, Guangdong, China, where he lived from 1802 to 1876. As for the iconography, it could be a scene from Su Shi's poem "Ode to the Red Cliff" (??????).

Location of the item
France - 77300 - fontainebleau