MING DYNASTY, GILT, RED AND BLACK LACQUERED BRONZE FIGURE OF DIGNITARY

 

 

MING DYNASTY, GILT, RED AND BLACK LACQUERED BRONZE FIGURE OF DIGNITARY

China, Ming Dynasty

 MING DYNASTY, GILT, RED AND BLACK LACQUERED BRONZE FIGURE OF DIGNITARY ,seated in European fashion on a throne with both hands in front of his breast holding a tablet, wearing under garment secured with a knotted ribbon, wide-sleeved mantle, boots, his face displaying a serene expression with downcast eyes below arched eyebrows, mustache, beard, whiskers and specific hat.

P R O V E N A N C E:  

Former property from the collection of S.A.R. Joseph Clemens Prince of Bavaria (1902 – 1990)

High 44,3 cm.


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