A Blanc de Chine figure of Laozi, seated with his arms crossed, resting on an armrest, with a scroll in his left hand, dressed in long robes, his face modelled with arched brows, bulbous nose and long incised beard and moustache.

4 1/4 in, 10.9 cm high.

Late Ming dynasty, 17th century.


One table leg restored.

Provenance & Additional Information

  • Acquired in New York prior to 1990.
  • Formerly in the Galster-Ireland Collection.