A sancai glazed pottery figure of a female equestrian probably Tang dynasty
Lot 5230
A sancai glazed pottery figure of an equestrienne Tang dynasty
Sold for US$ 10,625 inc. premium
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A sancai glazed pottery figure of an equestrienne  Tang dynasty A sancai glazed pottery figure of an equestrienne  Tang dynasty A sancai glazed pottery figure of an equestrienne  Tang dynasty A sancai glazed pottery figure of an equestrienne  Tang dynasty A sancai glazed pottery figure of an equestrienne  Tang dynasty A sancai glazed pottery figure of an equestrienne  Tang dynasty A sancai glazed pottery figure of an equestrienne  Tang dynasty A sancai glazed pottery figure of an equestrienne  Tang dynasty A sancai glazed pottery figure of an equestrienne  Tang dynasty A sancai glazed pottery figure of an equestrienne  Tang dynasty A sancai glazed pottery figure of an equestrienne  Tang dynasty A sancai glazed pottery figure of an equestrienne  Tang dynasty A sancai glazed pottery figure of an equestrienne  Tang dynasty A sancai glazed pottery figure of an equestrienne  Tang dynasty
Lot Details
Property from a Private Ohio Collection
A sancai glazed pottery figure of an equestrienne
Tang dynasty
The young beauty dressed in a peaked bonnet and fitted jacket as she sits astride her mount with its head turned slightly to the left as it stands at rest upon a low rectangular plinth; the upper surfaces of the sculpture colored with amber and green splashes upon a colorless glaze that covers most of the horse's body, the glaze layer marked in many areas with a dense web of craze lines.
17 1/2in (44.5cm) high

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    bearing a circular paper label for a Christie's sale, 2 December 1985, lot 136
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