Celestial Wisdom Yanhui Replica
Size: Replica H18.5cm x 12cm x 9.5cm, stand H6cm x 21cm x 18.5cm
Yanhui, with the courtesy name Ziyuan, is reputed to have been Confucius’ favourite student, and is considered the most senior of his disciples. He is venerated as the most pre-eminent of the Four Sages of Confucian doctrine.
A faithful replica of the bronze original, this pewter edition comes with a wood stand in a dark walnut stain, inset with a handwoven bamboo mat.
About the collection
Meticulously reproduced as pewter editions, Chiang Yi-tze’s expressive yet contemplative sculptures of Chinese philosopher Confucius and his inner circle of disciples display the artist’s innate skill, and his deep understanding and great admiration for the tenets of Confucianism.