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Caparisoned Horse

Auction:
2762B
Lot:
327
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2762B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 22, 2014 11:00AM

Description:

Caparisoned Horse, China, Eastern Wei, the terra-cotta finely modeled and richly harnessed parade horse retains some of its original red, black, and white pigment, ht. 11 3/4 in.

Note: TL test consistent with suggested date.

Provenance: From the Estate of Peter L. Rosenberg.
Estimate $500-700

one side of blanket detached, overall wear to the surface pigment; minor chips; TL test showed evidence of resin and powder mix repairs; repairs to tail and one of the ears.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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