16 September 2015
A PAIR OF EXPORT FAMILLE ROSE LADY, PUPPY AND PEACOCK GROUPS
QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-1795)
The maidens are seated in mirror image, each gazing sweetly at the pup in her arms, while a peacock perches on blue rockwork at her side.
8 ¾ in. (2.5 cm.) high
With Cohen & Cohen, London.
The James E. Sowell Collection, Dallas, Texas.
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Michael Cohen and William Motley, Mandarin and Menagerie: Chinese and Japanese Export Ceramic Figures, Reigate, 2008, pp. 100-101.
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