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A FINE PAIR OF CELANDON PORCELAIN FIGURES OF STANDING COCKS, CHINA, QING DYNASTY, QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-1795) (2)
Well modelled with a realistic features with the birds perched on a pale brown base with one leg standing and the opposite claw raised, the plumage on the body carefully and lightly incised and picked out with a delicate pale green-glaze colour, each with a strong real expression and heads sharply turned to the left and right, and their combs and wattles in a pale green colour. In very good condition, very small firing imperfection, minor wear on the surface.
25,7 cm high., 16 cm wide
Estimate € 100 - 500
Provenance: from the private collection of an important north Italian Gentleman who collected in 50's and 60's and now to his descendants