31 March 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 2,000
Estimate USD 1,000 - USD 1,500
AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE PORCELAIN FIGURE OF A SEATED IMMORTAL
THE PORCELAIN LATE 18TH/EARLY 19TH CENTURY, THE MOUNTS OF A LATER DATE
Modeled wearing brightly enameled armor and cloak, a book in his raised hand
11 ½ in. (29 cm.) high
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Acquired from Georges de Batz, New York, in 1962.
Eugenia Woodward Hitt Collection.
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