A Chinese export porcelain seated puppy. Qianlong period.
Modelled and seated with head turned and the mouth open, with a yellow collar suspending a gilt bell around its neck.
- Period :
- Qianlong period (1735-1795)
- 17,5 cm
- Reference :
For a pair of puppies of this model, with a brown coat, see Michael Cohen and William Motley, Mandarin and Menagerie: Chinese and Japanese Export Ceramic Figures, Reigate, 2008, p. 173, 11.12 (sold at Christie’s, 16 septembre 2015, lot 647).