1052
1052
A PAIR OF CHINESE FAMILLE-VERTE FIGURES OF BOYS NOW MOUNTED WITH ORMOLU CANDLE HOLDERS, THE PORCELAIN QING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD
THE ORMOLU 18TH CENTURY
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 6,000 USD
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1052
A PAIR OF CHINESE FAMILLE-VERTE FIGURES OF BOYS NOW MOUNTED WITH ORMOLU CANDLE HOLDERS, THE PORCELAIN QING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD
THE ORMOLU 18TH CENTURY
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 6,000 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

L’Art de Vivre: Property from the Collection of Kathleen and Martin Field

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A PAIR OF CHINESE FAMILLE-VERTE FIGURES OF BOYS NOW MOUNTED WITH ORMOLU CANDLE HOLDERS, THE PORCELAIN QING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD
THE ORMOLU 18TH CENTURY
each figure standing on an integral square plinth and holding at the chest a flower vase containing blossoming lotus, the hair tied in a knot at the forehead and the red-enameled lips drawn into a subtle smile, the garments and plinth painted in vivid iron red, green, and yellow enamels, later-mounted with ormolu candlesticks emanating from the vase, a floret at the back, and a conforming base
height of taller 13 1/4 in.; 33.7 cm
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Provenance

Elinor Gordon, Villanova, Pennsylvania, 1984

L’Art de Vivre: Property from the Collection of Kathleen and Martin Field

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New York