• The William F. Reilly Collecti auction at Christies

    Sale 2273

    The William F. Reilly Collection

    14 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 210

    TWO GREEN AND YELLOW GLAZED PAINTED POTTERY FIGURES OF HORSES

    LATE MING/EARLY QING DYNASTY, 15TH-17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    TWO GREEN AND YELLOW GLAZED PAINTED POTTERY FIGURES OF HORSES
    LATE MING/EARLY QING DYNASTY, 15TH-17TH CENTURY
    Both standing foursquare on an integral rectangular base, draped in long saddle cloths with a pendent stirrup on either side, covered overall with a green and yellow glaze except on the saddle blanket, which retains traces of pigment
    9¾ and 9 7/8 in. (24.8 and 25.1 cm.) high (2)


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    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    Bought from the Chinese Porcelain Company, New York, in 2003.