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Grace Wu Bruce, Hong Kong.
The Marie Theresa L. Virata (1923-2015) Collection.
Grace Wu Bruce, Chinese Classic Furniture: Selections from Hong Kong & London Gallery, 2001-2002, pp. 36-37, no. 10.
Grace Wu Bruce, Two Decades of Ming Furniture. Beijing, 2010, p. 159.