Qing dynasty The female figure wearing loose robes tied at the waist and hair tied in knots with her cape swirling in the wind, holding a bow in her left hand and right resting on quivers, poised standing atop a silver-inlaid zitan stand. 10.4cm high. (2).
The high quality carving and naturalistic attention to detail on this figure is reminiscent of that on a larger carving of ladies with a phoenix from the Burton collection, sold at Christie's London, 8 November 2011, lot 79.
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