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Ceramic figure

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Porcelain figure of a woman, Kwan-Yin. Made in China. Reign of Kangxi.

Measurements:
h: 8 in

Provenance:
Bluett & Sons, dealer; from whom purchased by William Burrell, 7 April 1915, £35; by whom gifted to the Corporation of the City of Glasgow, 1944.

Manuscript sources
Sir William Burrell, Purchase Book 1915, p.1: ‘A Famille verte figure of Kwan yin’.

Additional Images:

Dealer label
Dealer label

What:
38_1376, ceramics, figures, porcelain, woman, women

Who:
Dealer, Bluett & Sons

Dates:
Sold by Bluett & Sons 1915.

Periods:
IMPERIAL CHINA
Qing, 1644-1911
Kangxi, 1662-1722

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