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    Sale 3786

    The Collection of Carroll Petrie & European Decorative Arts from the Birmingham Museum of Art, Alabama, including the Eugenia Woodward Hitt Collection

    31 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1039

    A CHINESE SANCAI GLAZED POTTERY FIGURE OF AN EQUESTRIAN

    TANG DYNASTY (AD 618-907)

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    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


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the provenance should read: The Collection of Carroll Petrie, New York, acquired prior to 1996.