750
750

PROPERTY FROM A PROMINENT AMERICAN FAMILY COLLECTION

AN AMBER-GLAZED POTTERY FIGURE OF A HORSE
TANG DYNASTY
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 13,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT
750

PROPERTY FROM A PROMINENT AMERICAN FAMILY COLLECTION

AN AMBER-GLAZED POTTERY FIGURE OF A HORSE
TANG DYNASTY
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 13,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Important Chinese Art

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New York

AN AMBER-GLAZED POTTERY FIGURE OF A HORSE
TANG DYNASTY
modeled standing foursquare atop a rectangular base, the head raised and turning slightly leftwards, the ears pinned back, bulging eyes and flaring nostrils conveying restless energy, the mane docked and runneled, the saddle and saddlecloth unglazed, a small aperture for the tail, the body glazed a rich chestnut color save the cream-colored blaze
Height 20 in., 50.8 cm
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Provenance

Collection of Irene and Earl (1908-1988) Morse, and thence by descent.

Exhibited

Spiritual and Ritual, The Morse Collection of Ancient Chinese Art, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1982, cat. no 41.

Important Chinese Art

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New York