15 September 2009
PROPERTY OF NORMAN LEE, CBE, BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA
A SANCAI-GLAZED POTTERY FIGURE OF AN EQUESTRIAN
TANG DYNASTY (618-907)
The rider wearing an amber coat with green lapels shown with hands positioned to hold reins, seated astride a horse standing foursquare on a rectangular base with ears pricked forward, with amber-streaked straw-glazed coat and amber hogged mane and cropped tail
17½ in. (45.5 cm.) high
Major H.F. Ward Collection.
E.T. Chow Collection, Geneva.
J.M.A.J. Dawson Collection, Guernsey.
Eskenazi Limited, London, 19 October 1983.
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Eskenazi, March 1972, no. 19.
Eskenazi, Chinese Works of Art From the Collection of J.M.A.J. Dawson, December 1980, no. 24.
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