Japanese Antiques and Japanese Art
Home
 
Edo Period Galloping Horse Wood and Gold Sculpture

browse these categories for related items...
Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Sculpture: Pre 1837 VR: item # 774941

Please refer to our stock # R218 when inquiring.

Click to view additional online
photographs:
1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6


Japanese Art Site
SUMMER SALE!
20% off of everything on our website
917-675-1369

Guest Book
Edo Period Galloping Horse Wood and Gold Sculpture
SOLD

Late 18th, Early 19th Century Edo Period Japanese Wood Horse Sculpture in a galloping pose. The horse still has a good amount of its original colors and gold gilt. It would have been offered as a gift to a Shinto shrine from someone with the means to afford more than the usual horse plaque, but not quite the means to afford to give a real horse to the shrine, a gift only the most wealthy could afford to give. A wonderfully rendered sculpture and a special image for equestrian art collectors. 20 x 13.5 inches, 51 x 34 cm. Very Good Condition.


Page design by TROCADERO © 1998-2013 View Cart
Categories Shops Join Terms Critique Map Help