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Pair of Polychromed Wooden Chinese Boys

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Jack Nelis Asian Antiques
Noordeinde 154
The Hague - The Netherlands

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Pair of Polychromed Wooden Chinese Boys
A rare set, these Chinese boys. Carved in wood, then gessoed and painted. Very fine facial expressions and detailed decorations on the clothing. China, early 19th century. The figures are fixed on the later black stands. H. 27 cm. (excl. stand) Condition: one hand broken and repaired, some fingers missing, chips and flaking to the gesso and painting.

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