Lot 2131. Pair of elegant Polo players

Sold: € 9 500
Auction date: 04.12.2018   12:00 UTC +02:00
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ID 141174
Lot 2131 | Pair of elegant Polo players
China. Tang Dynasty.

Low-fired ceramic, with a number of pigments, rich in detail painted. The horses are shown in a stretched gallop, without a Hoof touching the ground. The
Rider to turn the inside to the side and raised the hands to formerly the reins and
To hold the Polo mallet. The fashion of the time according to the ladies in close-fitting
Robes, dressed and put the hair refined. In addition, it is still recognizable,
the faces are carefully made up. Approx. length 37cm, height 27cm. Condition With the usual restorations. Supplement: Matching Plexiglas Base.
Provenance:
-Private collection Northern Germany since the 1850s.
-Private Collection, Brussels.

Opinion:
-The Dating is confirmed by a thermo-luminescence opinion of the Oxford Authentication Ltd, no C115n58 of 5. Jan. 2016

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