Sale 16AS02 | Lot 35

Pair of Chinese Painted Pottery Figures of Horses and Riders

Catalogue: Asian Works of Art

Lot Details

Lot 35
Pair of Chinese Painted Pottery Figures of Horses and Riders
Ming Dynasty
Each horse standing foursquare on a rectangular base supporting a male rider astride a saddle, one dressed in wide legged pants and buttoned tunic, the other in a belted robe, the hands raised as if to hold a bow or spear, covered in green, brown and ochre glazes. Height of taller 16 inches.

Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500
Sold for $1,250 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Green horse- Rider has loss and wear to pigment, lower hand has break, we have the piece, horse with loss to tips of ears, lower legs restored, base rebuilt, glaze wear.

brown horse- rider with lowered hand missing, we have the hand, restoration to raised hand, horse with tips of ears restored, breaks to lower legs restored, gipment and glaze wear

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Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500
Sold for $1,250 (includes buyer's premium)

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Asian Works of Art

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