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Title

Square shoushan furong stone seal with a turtle finial

20th century


Artist

attrib. Wu Rangzhi (Xizai)

China

1799 - 1870


About

Wu Xizai “吴熙载(1799-1870),native of Yizheng of Jiangsu province, alias Rangzhi 让之or 攘之, style name Wan Xue Jushi晚学居士 is an important figure in Ming and Qing dyansty's seal carving art. He developed the seal carving of the Deng school.


Details


Alternative title

傳吳讓之刻壽山芙蓉石龜鈕方章


Place where the work was made

China


Date

20th century


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

carved qingtian stone


Dimensions

11.0 x 1.7 x 1.7 cm (irreg.)


Credit

Gift of Dr John Yu in memory of Dr George Soutter 2020


Location

Not on display


Accession number

56.2020


Artist information

attrib. Wu Rangzhi (Xizai)

Works in the collection

2


Place

Where the work was made
China