One of a group of very large Ming Dynasty pottery horse riders.
The figure is of a military attendant, wearing a hat and carrying a book or a map under his arm. He wears a blue robe with turqoise sleaves. The unglazed areas are covered with white and black pigmented colors.
Note that the painting is very detailed and includes wonderful thick and perfectly rendered facial features.
A very large figure, measuring c. 40 x 30 cm. The construction is massive and the quality worthy of a museum or a very good private collection.
Condition: Superb! Superb glossy glace and no repairs. Several figures from the group has been testet by Kotallas lab and all came out as Ming period.
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