Whistle in the form of two standing European gentlemen, each wearing a tricorn hat and buttoned jacket tied at the waist, on a hexagonal base moulded with lotus, deer, bird and precious object, covered in a blue-tinged white glaze.
3 ½ inches, 8.9 cm high.
Kangxi, circa 1690.
- From the collection of Captain J. Meuldijk, The Netherlands.
- Purchased at Notaris, The Hague, The Netherlands, circa 1990.
- A similar pair was sold by Christie’s London in their auction of Fine Chinese Export Porcelain and Works of Art, 31st October 1977, no. 116.
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