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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 FIGURES
HAN - TANG DYNASTY
comprising a pair of grey pottery standing figures, a figure of a head, and a model of a boar, wood stands (8)
Height of figures 12 in., 30 cm
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Provenance

The figures:
Collection of Mrs. Tiffany Blake (1876–1971).
Gifted to the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, in 1971 (acc. nos 1971.459 & 1971.460).

The head:
Collection of Mrs. Carolyn Morse Ely (1868-1954).
Gifted to the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, in 1925 (acc. no. 1925.193).

The boar:
Collection of Raymond Wielgus (1920 – 2010).
Gifted to the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, in 1957 (acc. no. 1957.151).

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