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Lot 37. A pair of tileworks figures of male and female attendants, Ming dynasty (1368-1644); 2912 in. (75 cm.) highEstimate: USD 2,000 - USD 3,000. Price Realised: USD 2,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019

Each shown standing on an hexagonal base and covered in green, ochre, cream and aubergine glazes.

The Robert B. and Beatrice C. Mayer Family Collection.

Provenance: John D. Rockefeller Collection, New York.
Mr. B. Ridges Collection.
Frank Caro, New York, 8 October 1958.

Exhibited: On loan: Minneapolis, Minnesota, The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, May 1981-July 1992.

Christie's. The Art of China: Winter Edition, 28 November - 5 December 2019