1345
1345

CHINESE ART FROM THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART. THE FLORENCE AND HERBERT IRVING GIFT

TWO JADE CARVINGS
EASTERN ZHOU - MING DYNASTY
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 3,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT
1345

CHINESE ART FROM THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART. THE FLORENCE AND HERBERT IRVING GIFT

TWO JADE CARVINGS
EASTERN ZHOU - MING DYNASTY
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 3,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Saturday at Sotheby’s: Asian Art Featuring Chinese Art from the Metropolitan Museum of Art - The Florence and Herbert Irving Gift

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New York

TWO JADE CARVINGS
EASTERN ZHOU - MING DYNASTY
the flattened ovoid bead, Eastern Zhou - Han dynasty, Lucite stand; the archaistic 'beast mask' carving, Ming dynasty (3)
Length of longest 1 3/4  in., 4.4 cm
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Provenance

The archaistic 'beast mask' carving:
Alice Boney, New York.
Collection of Florence (1920-2018) and Herbert (1917-2016) Irving, no. 112.

The bead:
Collection of Henri Vecht, Shanghai and Hong Kong (by repute).
Oriental Rarities (Alan Hartman), New York, 1st November 1982.
Collection of Florence (1920-2018) and Herbert (1917-2016) Irving, no. 116.

Saturday at Sotheby’s: Asian Art Featuring Chinese Art from the Metropolitan Museum of Art - The Florence and Herbert Irving Gift

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New York