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A LARGE AND AMUSING PORCELAIN BUST OF A MANDARIN AFTER THE MODEL BY J.J. KÄNDLER FOR THE JAPANISCHES PALAIS, DRESDEN

German. Nineteenth or Early 20th Century.

Measurements

Height: 23 3/4" (60.5 cm)
Width: 19 1/4" (49 cm)
Depth: 12 1/2" (31.5 cm)

Research

Of white porcelain. The bust in the form of a laughing Mandarin, the head sporting whiskers and wearing a hat turned to the right and and tilted back, set on a shaped base with re-entrant curves to the corners.

Marks:
Bears Meissen mark:
Crossed swords in underglaze blue

Incised: 67

Full research report available on request.