Chinese seated biscuit figure of a court official, Kangxi (1662-1722)

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Chinese seated biscuit figure of a court official, Kangxi (1662-1722)

£6,240.00

Description

Chinese seated biscuit figure of a court official, Kangxi (1662-1722), with a tall green hat, holding a black tablet of rank, seated on a high back chair, the back of the chair has an aperture for the insertion of prayers, his robe decorated overall with a brilliant green glaze embellished with chrysanthemum flower heads in yellow and aubergine, the reverse with a sketched landscape; Height: 9in. (22.8cm.), Condition: small chip to headdress and restoration to facial hair. Previously, purchased from Ralph Chait Gallery in 1988; also with an old inventory number ‘548581’ etched in black ink to the rim of the base.

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Material and Technique Biscuit with enamels
Origin Chinese
Period 18th Century
Condition Other
Dimensions Height 22.8cm

Product REF: MU719