Scholars' Calligraphy Brush

c. 1900
H: 12.5" Dia: 1.5"
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As Chinese painting and calligraphy are very personal and distinctive arts, no two scholars have the same style—or the same tools. This hand-carved rosewood brush is sophisticated in its simplicity, fitting for a respected scholar. Today, this particular form is highly collectible as a scholars' object and as an object of curiosity.

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