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Figure of a man on a leaping horse

Commissioned by Robj. Cream-colored earthenware with carckle glaze. Figure of a man bent over in a saddle on an elongated leaping horse forming a narrow semicucular shape. Area bleow horse consists of graduated intersecting rays on a low plinth. Marks: Robj (in glaze) Paris Robj Paris Made in...

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The John Axelrod Collection

French, About 1930

Object Place

Paris, commisioned by Robj


Legacy dimension: H. 10 1/4 in. (26 cm) L. 17 in. (43.2 cm) W. 2 3/8 in (6 cm)

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Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware