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Title

Pair of seated figures twin genii of Mirth and Harmony

19th century


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Other Title

Pair of figures of Pu-tai-Ho-shang


Place where the work was made

China


Date

19th century


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

porcelain overglaze enamels


Dimensions

a - figure - floral badge on stomach, 17.2 cm

a - figure - floral badge on stomach, 22 cm

b - base, 17.2 cm

b - base, 22 cm


Credit

Purchased 1921


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9952.25.a-d



Place

Where the work was made
China

Provenance


Captain G.W. Eedy, pre Apr 1921, Sydney/New South Wales/Australia, acquired in China. Offered for sale by James R. Lawson (auction house), 11 October 1921, lot 277. Purchased by the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 1921.


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


James R. Lawson Pty Ltd (Director), Catalogue of the Eedy collection, Sydney, 1921. lot 277.