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Pottery Figure of a Musician

Auction:
2885B
Lot:
32
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2885B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 19, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Pottery Figure of a Musician, China, Sui dynasty, the standing female figure holding a lute-like instrument, glazed terra-cotta, ht. 10 1/2 in.

Provenance: The collection of Andre Carlhian (1883-1968), purchased from Frank Caro.
Estimate $300-500

repair to neck, end of lute broken off.


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.

Keywords

Andre Carlhian, Frank Caro, Caro, Ceramic art, Ceramic materials, Lute, Pottery, Terracotta, China

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