Lot 1244: Chinese Leaping Horse and Rider
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Tang Dynasty, 618-906 AD. A ceramic figurine of a horse and rider on a flat base, the horse in leaping stance with rear legs flexed and front legs bent, head lowered; the rider in cap and riding coat with hands extended; hollow to the underside. 5.9 kg, 46cm (18"). From an important London collection, acquired in the 1990s.
Condition Report: Fine condition.