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Title

Square shoushan stone seal with beast finial

20th century

Artist

attrib. Jin Xinlan (Xia Niu)

China

1841 – 1909

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  • Details

    Alternative title
    傳金心蘭刻壽山石古獸鈕方章
    Place where the work was made
    China
    Date
    20th century
    Media category
    Sculpture
    Materials used
    carved shoushan stone
    Dimensions
    6.9 x 3.2 x 3.2 cm (irreg.)
    Credit
    Gift of Dr John Yu in memory of Dr George Soutter 2020
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    65.2020
    Artist information
    attrib. Jin Xinlan (Xia Niu)

    Works in the collection

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    The seal is attributed to late Qing dyansty's painter Jin Xinlan, 金心兰(1841---1909), native of Changzhou (present day Suzhou of Jiangshu province). His alisas is Xia Niu (blind cattle), 瞎牛, and his studio is called Leng Xiang Guan (Chill fragrant hall), 冷香馆.

  • Places

    Where the work was made

    China