Chinese collection

Item LL 6573
view of base of figure of item LL 6573

Accession no: LL 6573
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Figure of a cat
Materials: Porcelain entirely covered with a dappled glaze - green, yellow, aubergine, and white
Place made: China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Qianlong (1736-1795 AD)
Measurements: H. 22 cm, DB. 15 cm

Description: Figure of a cat; porcelain, entirely covered with dappled glaze - green, yellow, aubergine, and white.

Provenance
R. H. Benson collection; his sale, Christie's, 1 July 1924, lot 104. Purchased by Frank Partridge for Lever; £54.12s; by whom gifted to the Lady Lever Art Gallery, 1922.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 29B.