A large and early 19th Century dappled grey rocking horse on bow rockers
Lot 41
A large and early 19th Century dappled grey rocking horse on bow rockers
Sold for £3,125 (US$ 5,247) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A large and early 19th Century dappled grey rocking horse on bow rockers
The well carved and gessoed horse with slightly offset head having pricked ears, flared nostrils, open mouth with carved teeth and tongue and large glass eyes. The body with carved saddle back, outstretched legs and real hair tail (detailed) mounted on wooden bow rocker with rounded ends and turned cross-pieces (lacks saddle, tack and mane, both ears damaged, general loss of gesso and paint rubbed, splits to leg/torso joints), 216cm long and 124cm high (48 3/4x85in).
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  1. Rachel Gotch
    Specialist - Toys and Dolls
    Bonhams
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    Montpelier Street
    London, SW7 1HH
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 20 8963 2838
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