Pair of Chinese export porcelain figures of court ladies with nodding heads. Circa 1735, Yongzheng reign, Qing dynasty - SOLD

  • Antique Chinese porcelain

Magnificent pair of Chinese export porcelain figures of court ladies with nodding heads, standing on hexagonal bases, decorated in Famille Rose (falencai) palette opaque enamels.

Height: 46 cm.

Circa 1735, Yongzheng reign, Qing dynasty.

Literature:

•a similar pair, but without bases, at the Victoria and Albert Museum is illustrated in Chinese Art , fig. 30.

Provenance:

•The Humphrey Whitbread Collection, UK.

Stock Number: 7.4022
This item is sold.