Asian Art

Wrist Rest with Text and Illustration of Su Shi’s Ode on the Red Cliff

18th century

Ivory

Object: 20.3 x 6.4 x 6.4cm (8 x 2 1/2 x 2 1/2in.)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1954.49.59
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Qianlong period (1736–1795)
Classification: 
Tools and equipment
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

George J. Lee, Selected Far Eastern Art in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 267, no. 483.

David Ake Sensabaugh, The Scholar as Collector: Chinese Art at Yale, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2004), 36, 45, no. 61.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.

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