749
749

SOLD BY THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO

AN AMBER AND STRAW-GLAZED POTTERY FIGURE OF A CAMEL
TANG DYNASTY 
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 8,750 USD
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749

SOLD BY THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO

AN AMBER AND STRAW-GLAZED POTTERY FIGURE OF A CAMEL
TANG DYNASTY 
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 8,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Important Chinese Art

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AN AMBER AND STRAW-GLAZED POTTERY FIGURE OF A CAMEL
TANG DYNASTY 
the animal well modeled standing foursquare on a rectangular slab base, the head raised, turning slightly to one side, and mouth open as if braying, the two humps gently leaning in opposite directions, the tail flicked over one haunch, the straw-glazed body boldly splashed in dark amber on the incised mane, the neck, humps, belly, forelegs and tail, the thin glaze streaking down towards the unglazed base
Height 20 1/2  in., 52.1 cm
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Provenance

Collection of Joseph Winterbotham, Jr. (1878-1954).
Gifted to the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago in 1954 (acc. no. 1954.418).

Important Chinese Art

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New York