London, South Kensington
20 September 2000
A POLYCHROME POTTERY PERFUME-BURNING NIGHTLIGHT
BY ROBJ, CIRCA 1925
modelled as a kneeling wise old chinaman, in white, blue, silver and gold glaze, on shaped rectangular base with light fitting reflecting on figure, impressed factory marks
9 3/4in. (25cm.) high
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C.f. Vanna Broga, Le Ceramiche Robj 1921-1931, Leonardo Periodica, pp.94-95 for illustration of this model.
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