Miniature Tang Dynasty 'Fat Lady' Musicians & Dancers A rare, matching set of Tang 'Fat Lady' musicians and dancers. Each musician figure is depicted in a.. Product #: AH-268 Regular price: $9,500.00 $9,500.00 In Stock
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Miniature Tang Dynasty 'Fat Lady' Musicians & Dancers

Product Code: AH-268
Height: 23CM

£9,500.00

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A rare, matching set of Tang 'Fat Lady' musicians and dancers. Each musician figure is depicted in a varying pose, holding an alternate instrument, whilst the two dancers are displayed with elegant arms, outstretched as though mid-dance. They are decorated in pigments of green, red and black with additional features in blue. Such figures were placed in burial chambers and tombs to entertain the owner in the afterlife. For more information on the importance and development of the Tang 'Fat Lady', visit our collection page: The Importance of the Fat Lady in Chinese Tang Art

Period: Tang...

A rare, matching set of Tang 'Fat Lady' musicians and dancers. Each musician figure is depicted in a varying pose, holding an alternate instrument, whilst the two dancers are displayed with elegant arms, outstretched as though mid-dance. They are decorated in pigments of green, red and black with additional features in blue. Such figures were placed in burial chambers and tombs to entertain the owner in the afterlife. For more information on the importance and development of the Tang 'Fat Lady', visit our collection page: The Importance of the Fat Lady in Chinese Tang Art

Period: Tang Dynasty, 618 - 906 A.D.

Item is accompanied with a Thermoluminescence Analysis Report (C115a71) which confirms the suggested period of manufacture.

NB. Weight of 5 figures exceeds 2kg and will require a courier. Please enquire. 

 

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