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Tall Antique Decorative Figure, Chinese, Bronze, Statue, Water Carrier

$1,997.92

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This is a tall antique decorative figure. A Chinese, bronze statue of a water carrier, dating to the late Victorian period, circa 1900. Classic figure of a rural water carrier Displaying a desirable aged patina Bronze shows fine weathering and dark, natural hues Gently chamfered detail catches the light beautifully Carrying a wide yoke, the fellow walks with a pair of large buckets Wearing a jaunty hat, his face a jovial sight Long flowing robe billows over his slender frame Stood upon a circular base with foliate pattern around the circumference This is a charming antique decorative figure, with superb rural Chinese imagery. Gentle details allow the light to dance pleasingly over the piece. Delivered polished and ready to display. Dimensions: Max width 25cm (9.75'') Max depth 14.5cm (5.75'') Max height 48cm (19'').

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 18.9 in (48 cm)Width: 9.85 in (25 cm)Depth: 5.71 in (14.5 cm)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1900
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Presented in very good antique condition.
  • Seller Location
    Hele, Devon, GB
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 18.70971stDibs: LU2645322262362

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