Chinese famille rose’ear-cleaning’ figure group, Qianlong (1736-95)

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Chinese famille rose'ear-cleaning' figure group, Qianlong (1736-95)
Chinese famille rose'ear-cleaning' figure group, Qianlong (1736-95)
Chinese famille rose'ear-cleaning' figure group, Qianlong (1736-95)

Chinese famille rose'ear-cleaning' figure group, Qianlong (1736-95)
Chinese famille rose’ear-cleaning’ figure group, Qianlong (1736-95), of a lady with one knee raised revealing a bound foot examining the ear of a man seated on a rockwork base, height: 7 3/4in. 19.7cm; condition: restored. This figure group belongs to a series of’erotic’ figures which depict men carrying out intimate everyday activities with younger women, such as ear-cleaning and wine drinking, which W. Sargent suggests are preliminary to sexual advances. A wine drinking group from his series is illustrated in David S. Howard,’The Choice of the Private Trader’, p. A rare group of’erotic’ figures from the Dr Anton C. The item “Chinese famille rose’ear-cleaning’ figure group, Qianlong (1736-95)” is in sale since Wednesday, February 12, 2020. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Chinese\Porcelain”. The seller is “guestandgray” and is located in London. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Region of Origin: Chinese
  • Product: Figurine
  • Age: Pre-1800
  • Primary Material: Porcelain/ Pottery
  • Sub-Type: Ceramic
  • Original/Repro: Antique Original
  • Chinese Dynasty: Qing (1644-1911)

Chinese famille rose'ear-cleaning' figure group, Qianlong (1736-95)

Antique Chinese famille rose figure group, Qianlong (1736-95)

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Antique Chinese famille rose figure group, Qianlong (1736-95)
Antique Chinese famille rose figure group, Qianlong (1736-95)
Antique Chinese famille rose figure group, Qianlong (1736-95)
Antique Chinese famille rose figure group, Qianlong (1736-95)

Antique Chinese famille rose figure group, Qianlong (1736-95)
Chinese famille rose figure group, Qianlong (1736-95), of a lady with a baby and child holding a basket of fruit, Provenance: from the collection of Lady Ottoline and Philip Morrell, and thence by descent; with the label of T. Condition: baby and mother both missing right hand, loss to fruit in child’s basket, some wear. The item “Antique Chinese famille rose figure group, Qianlong (1736-95)” is in sale since Friday, September 21, 2018. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Chinese\Porcelain”. The seller is “guestandgray” and is located in London. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Region of Origin: Chinese
  • Product: Figurine
  • Age: Pre-1800
  • Primary Material: Porcelain/ Pottery
  • Original/Repro: Antique Original
  • Chinese Dynasty: Qing (1644-1911)

Antique Chinese famille rose figure group, Qianlong (1736-95)