attrib. Qian Shoutie

(China 1897 – 1967)

Irregular shaped shoushan stone seal

Location
Not on display
Further information

The inscribed characters on the side suggested the seal is engraved by Qian Shoutie,
钱瘦铁(1897-1967), native of Wuxi of Jiangsu province. He was a painter and calligrapher, and seal carver, one of the founders of China Painting Society. He is one of the Three Irons of Jiangnan, the other two are Wu Changshuo as "Kutie" and Wang Guanshan as "Bingtie".

Place of origin
China
Year
20th century
Media
Sculpture
Medium
carved shoushan stone
Dimensions
4.1 x 3.1 x 2.0 cm (irreg.)
Credit
Gift of Dr John Yu in memory of Dr George Soutter 2020
Accession number
67.2020
Copyright
© attrib Qian Shoutie