清 壽山石香山九老圖山子

Soapstone | 19.1cm | 18th century

Unknown Artist

The theme of the Nine Elders of Mount Xiang refers to the life of the famous poet Bo Juyi (772–846), who spent his retirement at a temple on Mount Xiang near the city of Luoyang, where he was often visited by friends.

Credit: Bequest of Jacob Rupper...
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