Mingqi - Terracotta - A Painted Red Pottery Figure of a Saddled Horse, Tl-test, H- 30 cm. - China - Tang Dynasty (618-907)

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Mingqi - Terracotta - A Painted Red Pottery Figure of a Saddled Horse, Tl-test, H- 30 cm. - China - Tang Dynasty (618-907)
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Tang Dynasty (618-907 A.D.)
With the original colours.

Excellent condition. An intact (not broken or repaired).

Note: A Certificate of Authenticity from Becker Antiques (antique dealers since 1969, Amsterdam) will accompany the item.

– The result of the thermoluminescence test, is consistent with the dating of the item.

Finely modelled standing foursquare with head turned to the left, the mouth very detailed and ears picked, with hogged mane and docked tail, the saddle covered with a knotted cloth set atop a blanket painted with scrolling foliage.

A similar horse is illustrated in Jacques Barrere, Art d'Extreme Orient, Paris, 1991, pp. 50-51,

- Provenance: Very important and old private German collection, Mr. W. R., Wiesbaden collected before 1995.

Important information.
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It will be professionally packed and safely send in a wooden crate by FedEx.
Buyers are responsible for import regulation and restrictions of their own country

About us

Becker Antiques is one of the most leading reputable antique dealers in the Netherlands. Becker Antiques is a name and place that speaks of excellent antiques and art, superb service and worldwide expertise. Founded in 1969 by Jan Simon Becker, Becker Antiques is based in Museum quarter, Amsterdam Oud-Zoud, in a magnificent five-floor townhouse build 1891, at a few minutes from “Rijksmuseum” (National Museum of Art), the Van Gogh Museum and the famous “Royal Concertgebouw”.
Becker Antiques main field covers ceramics – pottery funerary figures (dated from the Han through the Ming dynasties), Buddhist sculptures and other Chinese works of art. Our other sections are Asian works of art – concerns objects from Japan and South East Asian countries including bronze, stone and wooden sculptures, Chinese furniture from the Qing Dynasty and of course occasional other items.
For the last 50 years we have been selling antiques to museums, private collectors and dealers all over the world.
The seller of this lot hereby guarantees that this object was obtained legally. The seller guarantees that he is entitled to ship this object(s). The seller will take care that any necessary permits will be arranged. The seller will inform the buyer about this if this takes more than a few days.

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.


Kavelgegevens
Object
Mingqi
Techniek
Handbeschilderd
Materiaal
Terracotta
Periode
Tang Dynasty (618-907)
Regio / land van herkomst
China
Toeschrijving
Origineel
Titel kunstwerk
A Painted Red Pottery Figure of a Saddled Horse, Tl-test, H- 30 cm.
Staat
Zeer goede staat, zie beschrijving
Afmetingen
30×30×0 cm
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