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Pair of Chinese Yellow Glazed Foo Dogs, Republic Period, Early 20th Century

$985Asking Priceper set


A fun and whimsical pair of Chinese porcelain foo dogs in yellow, green and purple brown glazes, Republic Period, circa 1920s. Each goofy foo dog glazed yellow with green and puce highlights, and seated upon a brownish purple glazed plinth. Their expressions ferociously cute, with mouths wide open in smiling grins, fangs bared, tongues lolling, and expressive, bulging eyes. The male holds a green glazed ball under his foot. The female with a green glazed cub under hers.


  • Dimensions
    Height: 10 in. (25.4 cm)Width: 4 in. (10.16 cm)Depth: 3 in. (7.62 cm)
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Style
    Qing (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1920s
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. No chips, cracks or repairs noted.
  • Seller Location
    Austin, TX
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU894721418182

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    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 3-5 weeks.
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    Ships From: Austin, TX
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 7 days of delivery.

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Located in Austin, TX

Founded in 2001, Lotus Gallery offers a carefully curated selection of furniture, jewelry, sculpture and works of art spanning millennia, continents and cultures. Although it seeks out beauty in all its forms, they specialize in Asian antiquities, especially Chinese pieces from the Han and Tang dynasties and chinoiserie. Based in Austi...

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