A pair of Chinese famille verte biscuit porcelain figures of the standing immortals Lan Caihe holding a flower basket and Zhang Guolao holding a musical instrument, they wear green robes decorated with fruits and flowers, they stand on openwork rectangular plinths decorated with a diaper pattern.

Kangxi, circa 1680.

11 1/2 inches, 19.2cm; 11 1/4 inches, 18.5cm high.


Lan Caihe – expertly restored, head off and basket handles and hand restored. Zhang Guolao – extremities restored.

Provenance & Additional Information

  • Formerly in a French private collection, purchased in the 1960’s.