Pair of Leisure Seals by Xie Leiming 謝磊明
A pair of ocher-brown stone seals, carved by the important seal carver 谢磊明 Xie Leiming (1884 – 1963).
As seal engraved are the characters: 江山为助笔纵横 笔补造化天无功 jiang shan wei zhu bi zhongheng, bi bu zaohua tian wu gong. (Rivers and mountains halp the brush to weave [landscapes], the brush corrects what heaven failed to create).
It is a line from a Tang-Dynasty poem.
Side engraving with details and each signed: Xie Leiming.
謝磊明Xie Leiming was an early member of the famous Xiling Seal-society, 西泠印社.Each one is 29 x 30 x 42 mm, good condition.
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