London, South Kensington
27 May 1999
A Ming painted stucco head modelled as a female dignitary
the smiling lady with her hair covered in a headdress tied with a bow, decorated in blue, green, black, red and white pigments, the eyes inlaid -- 11in. (28cm.) high, metal stand, (some chips and flaking).
See Colour Plate 10.
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