Figure of a Chinese man

Figure of a Magot

French
about 1725
Made at Saint-Cloud Manufactory (France)


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Height: 24.8 cm (9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.965

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

White, seated in a conical hat, with moustache and painted beard, crossed legged on rockwork base with applied flower and leaves.

Provenance

King Umberto II of Italy. June 7, 1968, sale, Christie's, Geneva, lot 4. Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger, New York.

Credit Line

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger