Meissen chinoiserie inkstand by Johann Joachim Kandler

The group represents a Chinaman and his servants seated on a rococo tray decorated with flowers and fruit.

Details

Medium:
Porcelain
Dimensions:
28 x 35 x 22 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,000 ( Total: £3,800)
Acquired in:
1979
Vendor:
Adams

The boy on the right is an inkwell, his head coming off, and the boy on the left, a sand-box, his collar being perforated.

Artists include

Venue details

Manchester Art Gallery Mosley Street, MANCHESTER Greater Manchester M2 3JL 0161 235 8888 www.manchesterartgallery.org

Entry details

Free to all
Offers with National Art Pass

Daily, 10am – 5pm (Thu until 9pm)

Closed 24, 25 Dec, Good Friday

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