Dealers in Chinese Antique porcelain and works of art, from the Ming period ( 1368 - 1644 ) and Ching periods ( 1644 - 1912 ).

A Glazed Ceramic Standing Figure of Weitou,18th Century.

 

The youthful figure is shown standing with his hands in Anjali mudra and balancing a sword on top of his arms, clad in full chain-mail armor and helmet, covered in aubergine, turquoise and pale yellow glazes, the face, neck and hands are unglazed.

Provenance:

Robert B. and Beautrice C. Mayer family collection.

Warren E. Cox Associates, New York 1965.

Height: 24.2cms high.

Condition: Some retouching to headress.

£6000.

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