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

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A BAMBOO 'LANDSCAPE' BRUSHPOT
QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
of irregular trefoil form with a lipped rim, one side deftly carved in short strokes with a rocky valley landscape centering on a thatched roof hut beside a gnarled shady tree, further trees in the distance, the bamboo patinated to a light honey tone, affixed to a stand
Height 4 5/8  in., 11.7 cm
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Provenance

Collection of Soame Jenyns (1904-1976).
Ralph M. Chait Galleries, New York, 20th November 1982.
Collection of Florence (1920-2018) and Herbert (1917-2016) Irving, no. 854.

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

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New York