Su Dong Bo

Artist: Liao Hung Biao
Origin: Shi Wan, China
Dimensions: 13 inches tall by 11 inches wide
Artist’s seal at the back of sculpture

A very well designed piece in green crackled glaze by Grand Master artist Liao Hung Biao. The subject is the famous poet, writer, painter, calligrapher, pharmacologist and statesman Su Dong Bo of the Song Dynasty. He is depicted here admiring an inkstone. DongBo was famous for writing poems about the lychee fruit which he’s very fond of.