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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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AN ARCHAISTIC CELADON AND RUSSET JADE FITTING
MING DYNASTY
together with a 'mythical beast' handle, stands (4)
Height of tallest 3 1/4  in., 8.3 cm
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Provenance

The fitting:
Collection of Jack Snelson (by repute).
Oriental Rarities (Alan Hartman), New York, 22nd June 1981.
Collection of Florence (1920-2018) and Herbert (1917-2016) Irving, no. 225.

The handle:
The Pan Asian Collection (Christian Humann) (by repute).
Oriental Rarities (Alan Hartman), New York, 8th March 1983.
Collection of Florence (1920-2018) and Herbert (1917-2016) Irving, no. 119.

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