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A Chinese Export Famille-rose Figure of a Pheasant, Qing Dynasty, Qianlong Period | 清乾隆 粉彩錦雞擺件

Estimate:

7,000

to
- 10,000 USD

Property of an Important Midwestern Collection

A Chinese Export Famille-rose Figure of a Pheasant, Qing Dynasty, Qianlong Period | 清乾隆 粉彩錦雞擺件

A Chinese Export Famille-rose Figure of a Pheasant, Qing Dynasty, Qianlong Period | 清乾隆 粉彩錦雞擺件

Estimate:

7,000

to
- 10,000 USD

Lot sold:

8,820

USD

Property of an Important Midwestern Collection

A Chinese Export Famille-rose Figure of a Pheasant

Qing Dynasty, Qianlong Period

清乾隆 粉彩錦雞擺件


modeled perched atop a pierced base, with head turned to the right, the feathers brilliantly enameled in sepia, purple, yellow, red, pink, blue and green

height 14 in.; 35.6 cm

There is restoration to the beak and front section of the crest with associated overpaint. Otherwise with minor firing imperfections and minor wear to the surface.


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Collection of Lady Sarah Churchill
Christie's New York, September 23rd, 1988, lot 478
Collection of Leo and Doris Hodroff
Christie's New York, January 23rd, 2008, lot 414
David S. Howard, The Choice of the Private Trader, London, 1994, cat. no. 320
A closely related pair is illustrated in David Howard and John Ayers, China for the West, London, 1978, vol. II, cat. no. 613, and later sold in these rooms, January 27th, 1988, lot 377, and again at Christie's New York, January 28th, 1995, lot 1050.