(China 1811 – 1890)
Rectangular shoushan seal with dragon design
- Not on display
- Further information
The engraved texts on the seal face are the two lines of Tang dynasty poet Wang Wei's 【王維】 poem Tian Yuan Le «田原樂» （Happiness in the wildness).
Shu Jun is the alias of Qing dyansty seal carver Weng Danian, 翁大年(1811-1890), native of Wujiang of Jiangsu, whose style is after Qin and Han dyansty script, and often applies regular script to side inscription.
- Place of origin
- 20th century
- carved qingtian stone
- 4.6 x 5.1 x 3.8 cm
- Gift of Dr John Yu in memory of Dr George Soutter 2020
- Accession number