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Brush pot: Nicholas Grindley
Carving of Du Fu: Gerard Hawthorne Ltd., London.
The carving of Du Fu was exhibited in Oriental Works of Art, Gerard Hawthorn Ltd., 5 June - 30 June 2000, no. 74.
Carving of Du Fu: Oriental Works of Art, Gerard Hawthorn Ltd., 5 June - 30 June 2000, no. 74.