Four Gentlemen Wine Cup Pair
Size: H4cm x Dia 5cm
Stylised lingzhi motifs stand out in contrast against a field derived from the ancient character for ‘ten thousand’ wan, signifying a long life.
About the collection
Collectively known in Chinese art and literature as the Four Gentlemen, the plum blossom, orchid, bamboo and chrysanthemum have exemplified the high moral conduct and noble ideals of a gentleman since the 10th century.