A Chinese ivory wrist rest, early 20th century, deeply carved on the underside with immortals riding on mythical animals, with wooden stand. 24.6 cm high. Provenance: Collection of Dr. Henry Cyril Adams
A hardwood wrist rest, late Qing Dynasty, in the form of a qin, the upper surface carved with details and inlaid with a row of studs; together with a pear-shaped gourd container and stalk cover, one side carved with a figure conjuring a bat, below a contin
A group of three Chinese bamboo wrist rests, comprising a pair carved with Chinese characters and another with the figure of a draped woman carved in low relief and incised Chinese characters. Length 34 cm, and shorter
Two bamboo wrist rests, Qing Dynasty, one carved in relief with figures poling a boat through a mountainous landscape beside pine and willow trees, below an inscription; the other with flowering peonies and foliage partly eaten by an insect, another on the
A bamboo wrist rest, 20th century, the curved surface incised with a Luohan seated reading a book, with others at his side, inscribed with a two line poem above, signed Qiongchi Yufu, dated bing yin, 1926, the tenth lunar month 24 cm
A bamboo wrist rest, Daoguang, 1821-1850, Relief carved with a poem, two seals, Shu-shi and His-shang (art names of Sun Wei). 22 cm long. Provenance. F.W. Bodor Collection. Purchased from Nicholas Grindlay, London, 26th Oct 1979
A bamboo wrist rest, Qing Dynasty, inscribed with a poem in hsing-shu, signed Jui-feng (art name Chou Shao-lung). 27 cm long. Provenance. F.W. Bodor Collection. Purchased from Nicholas Grindley, London, 26th Oct 1979
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