1335
1335

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF JOAN OESTREICH KEND

TWO PAINTED GRAY POTTERY FIGURES OF AN OFFICIAL
NORTHERN WEI DYNASTY
Estimate
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 3,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT
1335

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF JOAN OESTREICH KEND

TWO PAINTED GRAY POTTERY FIGURES OF AN OFFICIAL
NORTHERN WEI DYNASTY
Estimate
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 3,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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TWO PAINTED GRAY POTTERY FIGURES OF AN OFFICIAL
NORTHERN WEI DYNASTY
each slender figure standing with hands clasped within the wide and loose sleeves, wearing a long layered robe and official hat, traces of pigment, fixed to wood stand (2)
Height of taller 12 1/8  in., 30.8 cm
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Catalogue Note

Two pottery figures of similar style, dated Northern Wei dynasty, one in the Waseda University, Tokyo, and the other in the Osaka Municipal Museum of Fine Art, are illustrated in Ryocho no bijitsu [Arts of the Six Dynasties], Osaka Municipal Museum of Fine Art, Osaka, 1980, cat. nos 82 and 84.

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