However by 1935, the pair of seals is recorded as belonging to the well-known collector and patron of the arts, George Hathaway Taber (1859-1940) and on loan to the Carnegie Museum of Art in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The present seal and seal face are illustrated in an article, 'A Rare Collection of Chinese Art: Porcelains, Jades and Horn Carvings Shown in the Exquisite Examples in the George H. Taber Loan to the Carnegie Institute', Carnegie Magazine, vol. 10, March 1937, figs. IV, V p. 293. The seal also appears as a hand drawing in, 'Notes on the Taber Collection of Oriental Art by A. Avinoff after Consultation with Mr. C.T. Loo, Chinese Dealer in the Art Objects, Paris and New York', Carnegie Museum of Art archives, done while the seals were on loan sometime between 1935 -40, with a comment that the pair was on display in 'Case II' and, it was considered to have made later than the Kangxi period.
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