OFFERED BY
36 East 73rd Street New York City, NY 10021 United States 212.517.9176
Email Dealer
$ 68,000

Sancai Glazed Pottery Horse with Western Attendant

Origin China
Period Pre 18th Century
Materials Sancai glazed pottery
Condition Excellent.
Creation Date 618 AD-907 AD
Number of Pieces 2-3
Description China, Tang Dynasty, 618 AD-907 AD
Size of horse: 19 ½” high x 18” wide x 5 ¼” deep (49 ½ cm x 46 cm x 13 ½ cm.)
Size of attendant: 16” high x 6” wide x 5” deep (40 ½ cm x 5 ¼ cm x 12 ¾ cm.)
Oxford Thermo Luminescence Analysis Report: C198p60

It is highly desirable to have the attendant with the horse. The Tang Empire saw a flowering of creativity in many fields. Science and technology, art, music, painting, pottery, calligraphy, literature and religion all enjoyed a golden age, a flourishing era unprecedented in Chinese history. Painting and sculpture were of the finest quality as eminent artists produced their work for an ever-increasing elite in the thriving cities.
The Tang Empire justifiably became the largest, richest, most sophisticated state in the world at that time. Greatly and widely admired abroad, The Tang influence spread into Asia, Europe, and Africa. Neighboring countries sought and established ties with the empire and Chang’an became the center of cultural exchange between the East and the West.
Styles / Movements Chinese Export, Asian
Dealer Reference Number OCER 06-11x
Incollect Reference Number 185312
Sign In To View Price close

You must Sign In to your account to view the price. If you don’t have an account, please Create an Account below.

Loading...
Loading... Loading...
  • This website uses cookies to track how visitors use our website to provide a better user experience. By continuing to browse this website, you are agreeing to our cookie policy
    Ok
Join InCollect close

Join to view prices, save favorites, share collections and connect with others.

Forgot Password?
  • Be the first to see new listings and weekly events
    Invalid Email. Please try again.
    Enter