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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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FOUR JADE CARVINGS
HAN DYNASTY AND LATER
comprising a green jade 'cicada', Han dynasty; a Han-style celadon jade 'pig', 20th century; a Han-style green jade figure, 20th century; and a non-Chinese jade 'lizard', probably 20th century (4)
Length of longest 3 1/8  in., 8 cm
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Exhibited

The green jade 'cicada':
Galaxie Art & Gift Co. (B. K. Wong), Hong Kong, 30th October 1986.
Collection of Florence (1920-2018) and Herbert (1917-2016) Irving, no. 144.

The celadon jade 'pig':
Christie's New York, 5th June 1986, lot 32.
Collection of Florence (1920-2018) and Herbert (1917-2016) Irving, no. 138.

The green jade figure:
Galaxie Art & Gift Co. (B. K. Wong), Hong Kong, 9th June 1989.
Collection of Florence (1920-2018) and Herbert (1917-2016) Irving, no. 93.

The green jade 'lizard':
Galaxie Art & Gift Co. (B. K. Wong), Hong Kong, 9th June 1989.
Collection of Florence (1920-2018) and Herbert (1917-2016) Irving, no. 89.

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