16 September 2015
A LARGE PAIR OF EXPORT FAMILLE ROSE ROOSTERS
QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-1795)
The roosters perch on pierced rocks in mirror image, each with one foot raised, their breasts enameled a vibrant pink.
12 in. (30.5 cm.)
With Alvin Lo Oriental Art, New York.
The James E. Sowell Collection, Dallas, Texas.
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