Mounted Cockerel

Chinese for export
Qianlong period


Accession Number

65.2263a-b

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

One of a Pair with 65.2264. With European gilt-bronze mounts. Cockerels on rustic tree stumps, on leg extended, heads turning to right and left, have 19th C. rococo style bases in bronze dore. 3 chips to combs, and small area reglued, large chip to base of 2263.

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection