Small Chinese export porcelain models of seated boys. Circa 1700, Kangxi reign, Qing dynasty - ONE PAIR LEFT

  • Antique Chinese porcelain

Eight small Chinese export porcelain models of seated boys left on the biscuit with an apron decorated in under glaze cobalt blue.

Circa 1700, Kangxi reign, Qing dynasty.

Height: 7 cm.

Provenance:

TEK SING (True Star) a Chinese junk sunk on the South Seas in 1822.

Literature:

•Ethnographic Objects in The Royal Danish Kunstkammer 1650-1900 by B. Dam-Mikkelsen and T. Lundbæk, p. 158;

•C. J. A. Jörg, Oosterse Keramiek Uit Groninger Kollekties, cat. 75, for a standing couple on a base;

•A. & B. Gremner Det BlÃ¥vita Guldet FrÃ¥n Kina, p.107, for a seated boy.

Stock Number: 7.4018