A painted pottery model of a beauty Tang dynasty
Lot 6285
A painted pottery model of a beauty Tang dynasty
Sold for US$ 8,750 inc. premium
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A painted pottery model of a beauty Tang dynasty A painted pottery model of a beauty Tang dynasty A painted pottery model of a beauty Tang dynasty A painted pottery model of a beauty Tang dynasty A painted pottery model of a beauty Tang dynasty A painted pottery model of a beauty Tang dynasty A painted pottery model of a beauty Tang dynasty A painted pottery model of a beauty Tang dynasty A painted pottery model of a beauty Tang dynasty A painted pottery model of a beauty Tang dynasty A painted pottery model of a beauty Tang dynasty A painted pottery model of a beauty Tang dynasty A painted pottery model of a beauty Tang dynasty A painted pottery model of a beauty Tang dynasty A painted pottery model of a beauty Tang dynasty A painted pottery model of a beauty Tang dynasty A painted pottery model of a beauty Tang dynasty A painted pottery model of a beauty Tang dynasty A painted pottery model of a beauty Tang dynasty A painted pottery model of a beauty Tang dynasty A painted pottery model of a beauty Tang dynasty A painted pottery model of a beauty Tang dynasty A painted pottery model of a beauty Tang dynasty A painted pottery model of a beauty Tang dynasty
Lot Details
Property from the J. Russell Wherritt Administation Trust
A painted pottery model of a beauty
Tang dynasty
An elaborate asymmetrical coiffure framing her full face and tiny ears, her substantial figure encased in a billowing dress as she stands in relaxed contrapposto, her hands held in front of her with fingers pointed to either side, all supported by a flat clay plinth; the exterior covered in traces of gesso and earthen adhesions with details of the face picked out in polychrome pigments.
20in (51cm) high

Footnotes

  • The dating of this lot is consistent with the results of Oxford Authentication Ltd. Thermoluminescence test sample No: C102b62
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