Ancient Chinese Pair of Guardians

Ancient Chinese Pair of Guardians

Item Number: 20432

$1,250.00

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Dimensions: 12" (27cm)
Material: Polychromed pottery
Condition: Excellent, no repairs or repainting
Region: China
Provenance: Acquired by present owner at the Drouot Auction house in Paris when he lived there in the 1980s from an old French collection
Description
These two figures are natural and glazed with polychrome. Very effective use of cream and brown glaze to emphasize the garments and unglazed good polychrome to show the facial features. The top of clasped hands pierced to perhaps hold a staff or pennant. This well modeled pair displays quite well.

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