Tang dynasty figure of a lady, wood with pigments, 8th century AD
Chinese carved wood figure of a court lady, standing dressed in flowing robes with hands clasped, her hair in a high hairdo. Tang dynasty, 8th century AD.
minor splits, much original pigment remains; made from 2 pieces joined by pegs.
36.5 cm high
Sold through Szu Tzi Oriental Antiques, Melbourne, in the 1980's.