31 March 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 6,875
Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000
A CHINESE SANCAI GLAZED POTTERY FIGURE OF AN EQUESTRIAN
TANG DYNASTY (AD 618-907)
The male equestrian seated upright with hands raised wearing a green and amber-glazed robe, the horse stands foursquare with mouth open, cream glazed with splashes of amber and green glaze, on a fixed rectangular base, with wood stand
15 in. (38.1 cm.) long
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
Please note the provenance should read: The Collection of Carroll Petrie, New York, acquired prior to 1996.
Exuberant Italian jewellery design from the 1960s, when Rome became a playground for the rich and famous, is back in high fashion
An exceptional work by Hugo van der Goes, featuring a central section in which the preparatory underdrawing has been revealed, ..
Find out more about Chinese decorative techniques, and how and why glazes evolved via crackles, ’tear marks’ and bl..
Specialist Tristan Bruck advises on how to identify valuable pieces in different styles and materials from across Asia