A Samson porcelain chinoiserie figural group
late 19th century
In the Mennecy style, modeled as two vibrantly attired Asian gentlemen flanking a large basket, fitted with an arrangement of porcelain flowers on tôle stems, interlaced S's and D.V. marks in puce, on conforming gilt bronze foot.
height 10in (25.5cm); length 14in (35.5cm)