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Chinese Art from the Metropolitan Museum of Art: The Florence and Herbert Irving Gift

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AN AUBERGINE-GLAZED 'BAMBOO' DOUBLE VASE
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
molded in the form of two adjacent bamboo stalks, one taller than the other, each naturalistically modeled with nodes and knots, a small sprig of leaves rising from the base at one side, covered in a lustrous inky indigo glaze save for the base, wood stand (2)
Height 5 1/2  in., 14 cm
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Provenance

Ralph M. Chait Galleries, New York, 13th December 1983.
Collection of Florence (1920-2018) and Herbert (1917-2016) Irving, no. 739.

Chinese Art from the Metropolitan Museum of Art: The Florence and Herbert Irving Gift

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New York