A beautiful and rare sculpture of a dignitary, seated on a chair, caped with a typical headdress, his arms are resting on his knees while his hands are covered by his long sleeves. The sculpture is carved from a single piece of ivory, which has been partially red lacquered and gilded.
China. Qing dynasty. 1st half of the 18th century.
Dimensions: height 11,5cm ; width 5,5cm ; depth 7cm