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c. 1900s Late Qing Republic Figure of Buddha 'Milefu'

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Large Famille Rose Figure of Buddha
Date: c. 1900s, Late Qing - Republic period
Materials: Porcelain with overglaze famille rose enamels
Height: 25 cm
Width: 18 cm
Provenance: From a Shreveport, Louisiana estate

Description: A large and well made c. 1900s late Qing - Republic period 'milefu' figure of Buddha, modeled with an auspicious rotund body draped with a colored robe of polychrome famille rose enamel against a yellow ground and seated on a dais of red, black, and green. The exposed porcelain base has fired to a nice orange-red, and is stamped with a mark of the maker.

Condition: Excellent antique condition, with very minor age-related losses to the black enamel. [Please examine all photos carefully, as they are part of the condition report.]