Japanese Big Antique Galloping Horse Hand-Carved & polychrome, fine details For Sale
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Japanese Big Antique Galloping Horse Hand-Carved & polychrome, fine details

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Japan, a monumental nearly four foot long, finely hand-carved and hand-painted wooden effigy of a galloping horse from the Taisho period (1912-1926). Dimensions: 29 inches tall and 43 inches long Quality: Hand-carved and with fine old patina. Note the unusual butterfly joints in the base piece. There are remnants of the original gray white paint still visible. Unique carving, only one. Provenance: private collection Shiga Prefectrure, Japan Lifetime guarantee of authenticity: All of our Asian works of art come with our Lifetime Authenticity Guarantee. We have been dealing in authentic Japanese and Chinese, antiquities and Fine art, garden ornaments, lanterns and water basins for 25 years. Our president personally travels to China, Japan and Europe each year to meet his network partners who assist him in finding best examples. He personally inspects each antique work of art to ensure its old age, authenticity, and quality condition. We are members of the North American Japanese Garden Association (NAJGA) specializing for ten years now in old and authentic Japanese stone garden ornaments.  

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  • Of the Period
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    1915
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 29 in. x W 43 in. x D 10 in.H 73.66 cm x W 109.22 cm x D 25.4 cm
  • Seller Location
    Shelburne, VT
  • Reference Number
    LU128928513103
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