746
746

SOLD BY THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO

AN AMBER-GLAZED POTTERY FIGURE OF A CAPARISONED HORSE
TANG DYNASTY 
Estimate
15,00020,000
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746

SOLD BY THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO

AN AMBER-GLAZED POTTERY FIGURE OF A CAPARISONED HORSE
TANG DYNASTY 
Estimate
15,00020,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Important Chinese Art

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AN AMBER-GLAZED POTTERY FIGURE OF A CAPARISONED HORSE
TANG DYNASTY 
modeled standing foursquare on a rectangular slab base, with the head turned slightly to the left, ears pricked, the hogged mane with swept back forelocks, the bridle, chest and crupper-straps set with crisply molded palmettes, the tail docked and bound, the body glazed dark brown with the mane, blaze, tail and trappings picked out in pale yellow, the unglazed saddle draped with a cloth gathered in folds on each side with traces of red pigment
Height 19 1/8  in., 48.6 cm
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Provenance

Collection of William H. Green.
Gifted to the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago in 1977 (acc. no. 1977.561).

Important Chinese Art

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New York