A Chinese ivory three-leaf plaque showing the depiction of The Eight Immortals who were considered to represent prosperity and longevity.
A carved three-leaf ivory plaque from China. It shows a depiction of the Eight Immortals using red and black pigment. 'A Chinese ivory three-leaf plaque - 10 in. wide' (Christie's entry)
Curzon Collection acquired by gift as part of the transfer of Kedleston Hall to The National Trust in 1986.