751
751

PROPERTY FROM A PROMINENT AMERICAN FAMILY COLLECTION

AN AMBER AND GREEN-GLAZED POTTERY FIGURE OF A GROOM
TANG DYNASTY
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 5,000 USD
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751

PROPERTY FROM A PROMINENT AMERICAN FAMILY COLLECTION

AN AMBER AND GREEN-GLAZED POTTERY FIGURE OF A GROOM
TANG DYNASTY
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 5,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Important Chinese Art

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AN AMBER AND GREEN-GLAZED POTTERY FIGURE OF A GROOM
TANG DYNASTY
well-modeled, standing attentively atop a square base, hands raised by the waist as if holding reins, wearing a long amber-glazed robe belted at the waist and open at the chest with a wide green-glazed lapel. the unglazed head with hair parted and pulled back in a braided updo, the foreign face conveying determination, traces of pigment 
Height 22 in., 55.9 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 40.

Important Chinese Art

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New York