London, South Kensington
3 February 2000
A set of eight Northern Wei pottery models of male attendants
standing wearing tunics with open collars, tied at the waists, painted in red, black and cream pigments -- 10¾in. (27.5cms) high, (restoration and old wear), perspex stands.
See Colour Plate 5.
Thermoluminescense Test Number C299j50 is consistant with the dating of this lot. (8)
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In conversation with the Korean-American artist, whose recent painting The Evolution of Perception will be offered at Christie’s in Hong Kong on 25 November
As this 1,000-year-old Ru tea bowl comes to auction in Hong Kong, we look at the evolution of the grey-green ware from Yue to Yaozhou to Ru