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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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A PAINTED POTTERY FIGURE OF A HORSE HEAD
HAN DYNASTY
wood stand, together with a Tang-style alabaster lion (3)
Length of head 7 in., 17.8 cm
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Provenance

Collection of Russell Tyson (1867-1963).

The horse head:
Mathias Komor, New York (according to label).
Bequest to the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, in 1964 (acc. no. 1964.730).

The lion:
Bequest to the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, in 1964 (acc. no. 1964.995).

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