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    Sale 2811

    European Noble and Private Collections

    24 - 25 June 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 473

    Three Chinese pottery figures of lady musicians

    TANG DYNASTY (618-906)

    Price Realised  

    Three Chinese pottery figures of lady musicians
    Tang dynasty (618-906)
    Each standing in high fitted pleated robes holding an instrument in their hands, the hair tied in a high chignon, with traces of pigment and gilt over the white slip, restorations
    26.5 cm. high (3)


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    Provenance

    Dr. Anton Philips (1874-1951)
    by descent to Mrs A.E.C. Otten-Philips
    and thence by descent


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