A painted pottery model of a standing bull  Tang dynasty
Lot 1036
A painted pottery model of a standing bull Tang dynasty
US$ 5,000 - 7,000
£3,000 - 4,200
Auction Details
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A painted pottery model of a standing bull
Tang dynasty
The bovine surmounted by massive gracefully curved horns atop an intense expression formed by pert ears and protruding eyes above a carefully rendered snout, the stalwart body characterized by a high shoulder and muscular neck above a hollow midsection, all supported by steady hooves and terminating in a lithe tail, the exterior surfaces covered in gesso pigments and earthen adhesions.
14 1/2in (37cm) long

Footnotes

  • The age of this lot is consistent with the results of Oxford Thermoluminescence test sample C105r90.
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