The cart has a very elegant roof, the horse has a nice details, specially the saddle with nice decorations. .
Still have some dirt on them which still can be removed if you are patience enough.
The Yuan dynasty was a successor state to the Mongol Empire after it's division and a ruling Dynasty of China established by Kublai Khan, leader of the Mongol clan, lasting from 1271 to 1368 AD. This dynasty followed the Song and preceded the Ming Dynasty.The Mongol rulers of the Yuan dynasty did not place pottery figures in their tombs to accompany them in the afterlife, therefore it's very rare to find.
Comes with the book of Victor Choi with the titel horses for eternity. This is a great book about the history of Chinese art with horses.
Comes out of an old Dutch collection.
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