Very good condition, see description - 40×0×0 cm
|Object:||Mingqi (More lots)|
|Period:||Tang Dynasty (618-907)|
|Region/ Country of origin:||China|
|Title of artwork:||A Large Painted Pottery Figure of a Fat Lady, TL - High 40 cm.|
|Condition:||Very good condition, see description|
Fired in antiquity!!! Antique and Genuine item!!!
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Outstanding pottery "mingqi" Fat Lady, High 40cm.
With the original colours! (very important for this type of pottery figure regarding their quality)
The elegant figure wearing full-sleeved voluminous robe falling in sweeping folds down to the sharped plinths, with her hands folded at the waist and concealed under the sleeves. The finely round face with penciled eyes, thin nose and small pursed lips in a benign expression. The lady dressed in an elaborate coiffure surmounted by a topknot, with extensive remains of white slip and red and black pigment remaining on the robe, the cheeks highlighted in pink.
Note: A Certificate of Authenticity from Becker Antiques (antique dealers since 1969, Amsterdam) will accompany the item.
All items legal to buy/sell under The Netherlands covering cultural patrimony, and are guaranteed to be as described or your money back.
- The result of the thermoluminescence test, is consistent with the dating of the items.
Provenance: Dutch private collection.
Figures of this type have been excavated from Tang tombs in the area of the Tang capital, Changan, near present-day Xian.
Compare the slightly large court lady in the Tsui Museum of Art, Hong Kong, which has similar scattered flower-heads on her robes.
The seller guarantees that he is entitled to ship this lot.
It will be professionally packed and safely send in a wooden crate by FedEx.
Buyers are responsible for import regulation and restrictions of their own country
Becker Antiques is one of the most leading reputable antique dealers in the Netherlands. Becker Antiques is a name and place that speaks of excellent antiques and art, incompatible service and worldwide expertise. Founded in 1969 by Jan Simon Becker, Becker Antiques is based in Museum quarter, Amsterdam Oud-Zoud, in a magnificent five-floor townhouse build 1891, at a few minutes from “Rijksmuseum” (National Museum of Art), the Van Gogh Museum and the famous “Royal Concertgebouw”.
Becker Antiques main field covers ceramics – pottery funerary figures (dated from the Han through the Ming dynasties), Buddhist sculptures and other Chinese works of art. Our other sections are Asian works of art – concerns objects from Japan and South East Asian countries including bronze, stone and wooden sculptures, Chinese furniture from the Qing Dynasty and of course occasional other items.
For the last 50 years we have been selling antiques to museums, private collectors and dealers all over the world.
The seller of this lot hereby guarantees that this object was obtained legally. The seller guarantees that he is entitled to ship this object(s). The seller will take care that any necessary permits will be arranged. The seller will inform the buyer about this if this takes more than a few days.
Catawiki disclaimer: This piece has been dated based on a TL test. No further tests, such as, an analysis of pigments or radiography scans have been conducted to check the integrity of the piece.
Catawiki member since March 1, 2017, received 92 reviews in total (38 in last 12 months)
|Feedback score:||100% (38 reviews)|
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Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.Has received the goods, thank you very much for the delivery of the courier company door-to-door service is very perfect, thank you again for wishing you a happy life
Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.Just an excellent experience! We picked the article up at their gallery in Amsterdam, the personnel was just friendly, in the shop, a lot of beautiful things, highly recommanded !!!
Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.The packaging is very good, mailing quickly, things are perfect!Thanks to the merchant!
Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.Quite exceptional follow up, with a delivery abroad directly by the Director of the Antiques shop, to secure shipping. Not to mention of course the exquisite artwork. 1350 years old. Mesmerising..
Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.Great object in excellent state. Vendor was very kind and packed object very carefully. Original TL report was available. To be recommended.
Item arrived quickly in superb condition, very careful and professional packing.
The whole process of buying the item was simple, there was a good range of things, that I liked. Communication was good. The delivery process was easy and the item was very well packed.
Rendez-vous de livraison pris par téléphone pour une remise en direct du fait de la fragilité de l'objet. Malgré le trajet, arrivée à l'heure, avec les documents. Que demander de plus ?
I have purchased 3 Tang items from AsianAfricaArt. All were delivered personally a few days after payment, and the items were as shown and described at the Catawiki auction site.
Excellent seller, professional and responsive. Thank you Anatas!
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|Rest of Europe||$137.88|
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