Chinese collection

Item LL 6682
marks on bottom of statue of item LL 6682

Accession no: LL 6682
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Pair of dancing figures
Materials: Porcelain with overglaze enamel decoration in famille verte style
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 13.97 cm

Description: Pair of dancing figures of men, one playing a drum and the other cymbals. Porcelain, enamelled on the biscuit in green, yellow, aubergine, and white. The cloak of one of the men is green, of the other aubergine. The oblong base has a plum blossom design in yellow on a marbled green ground.

R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 336.