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Figure of a seated Chinese man

Factory:
Possibly Mennecy or
Factory:
Possibly Sceaux
Date:
porcelain ca. 1755–65, mounts 1745–49
Culture:
French, possibly Mennecy or Sceaux
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain, gilt bronze
Dimensions:
Height: 7 5/16 in. (18.6 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The Jack and Belle Linsky Collection, 1982
Accession Number:
1982.60.264
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 543
Marking: Unmarked

Stamped twice on mount: Crowned C (French tax mark for gilt bronze, 1745–49)
Jack and Belle Linsky (until 1982; to MMA)
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