S. N. Ferris Luboshez (1896-1984) 
Sale, New York, Sotheby Parke Bernet Inc., Chinese and Japanese Works of Art, November 20, 1982, Sale #4966, lot 358: “Small Archaic Jade Axe" 
Dr. Paul Singer (1904-1997), Summit, New Jersey 
From 1997 to 1999
In the custody of Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Washington, DC 
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler 
 See auction catalogue from the Sotheby Parke Bernet Inc., New York, November 20, 1982, Sale #4966.
 See note 1.
 See object record.
 Between 1997 and 1999, The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art was in the custody of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Washington DC
 See “The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art Gift Agreement” from March 1999, Collections Management Office. The object was formally accessioned into the museum’s permanent collection in 2012. See Acquisition Consideration Form, object file, Collections Management Office.
- Previous Owner(s)
S.N. Ferris Luboshez 1896 - 1984
Dr. Paul Singer 1904-1997
- Collection Area(s)
- Chinese Art
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum