Solitary figures such as fishermen represent a tradition of depicting reclusive scholars who leave the trappings of society for a simpler life of solitude. For a similar example see the National Trust Collection, (Trerice, Cornwall) NT 336503.
Update Due to current restrictions our access to some of our stock is limited. As members of the British Antique Dealers' Association (BADA), we are obliged to adhere to their rules of conduct. This means that our cataloguing is of the highest standard.The item "Chinese famille verte gin flask, Kangxi (1662-1722)" is in sale since Friday, November 22, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Chinese\Pots". The seller is "guestandgray" and is located in London. This item can be shipped worldwide.