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A HIGHLY UNUSUAL CHINESE SANDALWOOD FIGURE OF A DUTCH LADY

 

China or Jakarta (Batavia), late 17th century
 

Standing on a foot, wearing traditional Dutch dress with typical features, the wood with a nice and warm patina, the face very delicate.

H. 17.5 cm

Note:

A very unusual and delicately carved figure of a Dutch lady, in typical Dutch fashion of the late 17th century and  holding a Chinese fan.