attrib. Wu Rangzhi (Xizai)

(China 1799 – 1870)

Square shoushan furong stone seal with a turtle finial

Location
Not on display
Further information

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.

Place of origin
China
Year
20th century
Media
Sculpture
Medium
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
Accession number
56.2020