Auction 74 Part 2 ASIAN ART
By Bertolami Fine Art
Jan 16, 2020
Piazza Lovatelli, 1 00186 - Roma, Italy

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LOT 149:

A BRONZE 'BOY PLAYING THE FLUTE ON A BUFFALO' INCENSE BURNERChina, Qing dynasty, 19th centuryModeled like a buffalo ...

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A BRONZE 'BOY PLAYING THE FLUTE ON A BUFFALO' INCENSE BURNER
China, Qing dynasty, 19th century

Modeled like a buffalo on the back of which a boy who plays the flute is sitting, incised details.

17 cm high

Provenance: ambassador Gerardo Carante.

The motif of the young man playing the flute sitting on the back of a buffalo is a reference to a group of 11th-12th century Buddhist parables, according to which even simple activities like grazing oxen can lead to enlightenment.


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