Height 360 mm, Length 310 mm.
Outstanding pottery “mingqi” representing a Grey Pottery Equestrian Figure.
Grey earthenware coated with white slip and remains of original cream white, green, dark red, orange and red pigments.
-The results of thermoluminescence tests Laboratory Kotalla are consistent with the dating of this object. Test results will be provided to winning bidder.
-A Certificate of Authenticity from Becker Antiques (specialist in Chinese Art since 1969, Amsterdam) will accompany the item.
The rider seated astride a horse with head reined in and to the side, with well-defined muscular face. The man rider with head turned to the side and hands positioned to hold the reins, the hair dressed in a helmet-like coif pulled up into a pouf in front. With traces of white, red, black and pink pigments throughout.
Purchased by the current owner on 2019 in Netherlands / Catawiki
From: Asian African Art Gallery
Previous ownership history: Old Dutch private collection 1990’s
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Careful shipment, professionally packed In a wooden crate, with tracking number.
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Catawiki disclaimer: This piece has been dated based on a TL test. No further tests, such as, an analysis of pigments or radiography scans have been conducted to check the integrity of the piece.
- Tang Dynastie (618-907)
- Titel des Kunstwerks
- A Fine Painted Grey Pottery Equestrian Figure - H 36 cm. TL test.
- Sehr guter Zustand, siehe Beschreibung
- 360×0×310 mm