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Unknown, China

Five piece altar set: ding-shaped censer with cabriole legs and dragon and cloud decor, pair of pricket candlesticks with dragon and cloud decor, and pair of pear-shaped vases with dragon and cloud decor
Qing dynasty, Qianlong period, mid 18th century
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Collection Phoenix Art Museum, Museum purchase, Robert H. Clague collection
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Beverly Adams, Janet Baker, James K. Ballinger, Michael K. Komanecky, Dennita Sewell, David Rubin, Brady Roberts, Claudia Brown, Betsy Fahlman, Ellwood C. Parry, Paula Kornegay, Jerry N. Smith, Mary Statzer, Jeanne M. Wudell, Brian J. Zygmont, "Phoenix Art Museum: Collection Highlights"

Xuande Bronzes: A Legend Re-examined
Pengliang Lu
Arts of Asia
v.44, no.6, 2014

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  • Ai Weiwei: Circle of Animals / Zodiac Heads: Gold
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