Chinese export porcelain figures of standing Hanshan and Shide. Circa 1670, early in Kangxi reign, Qing dynasty - SOLD

  • Antique Chinese porcelain

Chinese export porcelain figures of standing Hanshan and Shide, the He He Erxian of the Chinese mythology, known as "The Heavenly Twins", each with a little boy on the side, decorated in translucent Wucai (five colours) famille verte palette enamels with later European gilt metal mounts.

Circa 1670, early in Kangxi reign, Qing dynasty.

Height: 33 cm

Literature:

•17th Century Chinese Porcelain from the Butler Familly por M. Butler, M. Medley and S. Little, fig. 80, for a single figure;

•The Choice of the Private Trader, Hodroff Collection, by D. S. Howard, fig. 293.

Stock Number: 7.4013
This item is sold.