Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Pottery Figure of a Horse and Rider

Auction:
3134B
Lot:
8
Sold for:
$215$175

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3134B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 14, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Pottery Figure of a Horse and Rider, China, possibly Tang dynasty, the rider with one arm across his waist, the horse standing on a rectangular base, ht. 14 3/4 in.

Provenance: Purchased from Bengt I. Haga, Gothenburg, Sweden, 1976.
Estimate $500-700

TL test consistent with suggested date. Restored, cracks to three legs apparent.


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

China, 1st millennium, Geography of Sweden, Gothenburg, Haga, Municipalities of Sweden, Tang dynasty

Departments

Specialists