Chinese collection

Item LL 5924
pair of objects - LL 5924 and LL 5925

Accession no: LL 5924
Object type: Cloisonné
Name: Figure of a pigeon
Materials: Cloisonné enamel
Place made: China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, 19th Century
Measurements: H. 16.1 cm, DB. 19.6 cm

Description: Pigeon, one of a pair (to LL 5925), with features enamelled in various colours.

Provenance
Bought from Frank Partridge, 6 June 1916, £25 (for a pair; LL 5924 & LL 5925), gifted the Lady Lever Art Gallery, 1922. LLAG Invoice file No. 66.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 870.