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Antique Chinese Qing Dynasty Green Parrots

Period:
Qing Dynasty c. 1644-1911 CE
Dimensions:
9" (22.5 cm), 8 1/2" (22 cm)
Material:
Glazed Ceramic
Condition:
Excellent
Region:
China
Provenance:
From an old French collection

Description

These Famille-Verte green glazed parrots were made during the Qing Dynasty. Kangxi Period. It was the last imperial dynasty of China and in fact was a government of Manchus. When the Manchu tribesmen overran China they destroyed many of the porcelain factories. Fortunately, despite their lack of appreciation, they had little influence on cultural aspects of Chinese life so the Qing Dynasty has been named “the great technical age of Chinese ceramics”. This cheerful example of the artist’s effort is an affordable way to own a piece of history.
Each parrot is available at $595 singly or at $950 for the pair.

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