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12H X 7W X 5D #82
Pierre de Lettré en forme de vieil arbre. Calcaire sur socle en bois sculpté. H: 18 cm.
Chinese Scholar's Rock
Rock from outside "ying stone" faconnated by rain and wind
A scholar's rock
suiseki: (sui = water and seki= stone) is the Japanese name for miniature, naturally formed stones that have the power and beauty to suggest a scene from nature or object closely associated with nature. They are also known as ‘Viewing Stones’ and ‘Scholar Stones.'