Description & Technical information

A pair of late 18th century polychrome painted Chinese export figures of a man and a lady wearing traditional Chinese dress, and retaining most of the original paint surface, the lady holding a folded umbrella; on plinth bases.
The figures retain most of their original paint surface.

Man: Height: 15 ¼ in; 39 cm Width: 6 ¼ in; 16 cm Depth: 5 ¾ in; 14.5 cm
Lady: Height: 14 ¾ in; 37.5 cm Width: 5 ½ in; 14 cm Depth: 6 ½ in; 16.5 cm

Date:  1780
Period:  1750-1850, 18th century
Origin:  China
Medium: polychrome
Dimensions: 39 x 16 x 14.5 cm (15³/₈ x 6¹/₄ x 5³/₄ inches)
Provenance: Private collection, London.
Categories: Furniture