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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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TWO STONE HAN-STYLE CARVINGS
20TH CENTURY
comprising a stone lamp in the form of a flying boy, wood stand, metal liner for lamp; and a puddingstone carving of a mythical beast (4)
Length of longest 7 7/8  in., 20 cm
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Provenance

The 'flying boy' lamp:
P. C. Lu, Hong Kong, 15th April 1988.
Collection of Florence (1920-2018) and Herbert (1917-2016) Irving, no. 151.

The 'mythical beast':
Spink & Sons, London, 10th October 1988.
Collection of Florence (1920-2018) and Herbert (1917-2016) Irving, no. 551.

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