15 September 2009
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR
A LARGE PAINTED POTTERY FIGURE OF A COURT LADY
WESTERN HAN DYNASTY (206 BC-AD 8)
Modeled standing with hands clasped within the sleeves of the long, heavy, layered robes that flare out at the hem, the separately made head modeled with small features below dark parted hair, with remains of white, red, black and orange pigment
26 in. (66 cm.) high, wood stand
C.T. Loo, Inc., New York, 2 May 1950.
The Eliza Miller and Janet de Coux Collection.
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