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Pair of incense burners

Date:
18th century
Culture:
Chinese with French mounts
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain, gilt-bronze mounts
Dimensions:
Height (each): 5 in. (12.7 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Gilt Bronze
Credit Line:
Bequest of George Blumenthal, 1941
Accession Number:
41.190.64a, b, .65a, b
Not on view
Marking: Unmarked
Alfred Sussmann , Paris (until 1922; his sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, May 18–19, 1922, no. 76; sold for Frs. 11,600 to Seligmann); [ Jacques Seligmann , Paris, in 1922 ] ; George and Florence Blumenthal , New York (before 1930–41; bequeathed to MMA)
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