A superb quality and very large 53 cm. tall Ming Dynasty pottery figure dating from 1368-1644 AD. This court Male Attendant is standing on a Yellow glazed lotus flower over a high hexagonal green plinth and wears fine robes in matching green and yellow glazes. The unglazed areas have pigmented colors in red, black and white. Finely detailed facial expressions have been painted. The head is detachable as often seen on the larger figures from this period.
The male figure holds a book in front of his chest. Very impressive and heavy conversation piece!
Condition: Superb, finely preserved glaze and pigment, undamaged and no repairs. Ex. Danish Collection. The set is guaranteed authentic and comes with a COA and TL Test No. 20B011116 from Laboratory Kotalla in Germany, worldwide the oldest private laboratory specialized in Scientific Authenticity of Thermoluminescence Analysis .