A pair of Cloisonné censers in the form of quails, the enamels in harlequin colours with heads turned to one side; each with a pierced and removable section consisting of the wings and back
Qianlong period mid 18th century, China.
Height: 14.5 cm
‘Chinese Cloisonné: The Pierre Uldry Collection’, The Asia Society Galleries 1989, fig.328, p. 328-332.
‘Compendium of Collections in the Palace Museum- Enamel 4 Cloisonné in the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)’, The Forbidden City Publishing House 2011, fig.67, p.115.