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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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THREE ARCHAISTIC JADE 'DRAGON' DISCS
20TH CENTURY
comprising an openwork calcified celadon and brown jade 'dragon' disc; a brown and gray jade 'dragon' disc; and an openwork russet jade 'dragon-fish' disc (3)
Diameter of widest 4 1/8  in., 10.5 cm
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Provenance

The calcified jade 'dragon' disc:
Alice Boney, New York, 22nd March 1982.
Collection of Florence (1920-2018) and Herbert (1917-2016) Irving, no. 23.

The brown jade 'dragon' disc:
Collection of N. Wessen (by repute).
Ralph M. Chait Galleries, New York, 19th March 1983.
Collection of Florence (1920-2018) and Herbert (1917-2016) Irving, no. 37.

The russet jade 'dragon' disc:
Oberfot Anstalt, Lichtenstein, 16th January 1986.
Collection of Florence (1920-2018) and Herbert (1917-2016) Irving, no. 131.

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