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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 POTTERY OBJECTS
20TH CENTURY
comprising a Han-style green-glazed pottery shrine, wood stand; a Tang-style glazed 'equestrian' group, affixed wood stand; a Han/Wei-style painted pottery figure of a dragon, wood stand; and a Tang-style sancai-glazed figure of a lady, wood stand (7)
Height of tallest 16 in., 40.6 cm
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Provenance

The 'equestrian' group:
Spink & Son, London, 19th October 1984.
Collection of Florence (1920-2018) and Herbert (1917-2016) Irving, no. 745.

The painted pottery 'dragon':
Alice Boney, New York, 25th October 1985.
Collection of Florence (1920-2018) and Herbert (1917-2016) Irving, no. 753.

The sancai-glazed figure of lady:
Ralph M. Chait Galleries, New York, 8th October 1983.
Collection of Florence (1920-2018) and Herbert (1917-2016) Irving, no. 729.

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