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

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

Manchester Art Gallery

Mosley Street, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M2 3JL
0161 235 8888

Opening times

Monday 11am–5pm. Tuesday-Sunday 10am–5pm, including bank holiday Mondays. First Wednesday of every month open until 9pm. Closed Good Friday, 1 January, 24–26 and 31 December.

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