Antique, Decorative & Vintage


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Start price: £60

Estimated price: £60 - £80

Auction house commission: 20%

VAT: On commission only

COLLECTION OF TWENTY-SIX BOOKS AND AUCTION CATALOGUES ON ASIAN ART. Comprising: Christies – ‘An Inquiring Mind: American Collecting of Japanese and Korean Art’, Wednesday 22 April 2015; Sotheby’s – ‘Fine Chinese Export Porcelain’, Tuesday 18th November 1986; Bonhams – ‘Fine Japanese Art, including two Japanese masterpieces by Kitaoji Rosanjin (1883-1959)’, Thusday 7 November 2013; ‘Oriental Art’, Autumn 1987, VOL. XXXIII No. 3; Five books on Chinese painting and watercolours in English and Chinese, including: ‘The Ten Bamboo Studio – A Chinese Masterpiece’ by Cresent Books, Crown publishers, New York, 1979, and others; Six books on Japanese Art including: Japanese Art & Handcraft’, by Henri L. Joly & Kumasaku Tomita, Sawers-Valansot Publication, 1976; ‘The Ukiyoe Exhibition’, 1993; ‘Osaka Prints’ by Dean J. Schwaab, published by John Murray Ltd, London, 1989; ‘Japonisme – Japanese Influence on French Art 1854-1910’, published by The Cleveland Museum of Fine Art and others with assistance of Robert G. Sawers, London, 1988; Books on Chinese Art, including: ‘Chinese Art’ by Lubor Hajek, published by Spring Books, London; ‘Chats on Oriental China – A Practical Guide for the Collector’ by J.F. Blacker, published by T. Fisher Unwin, London; ‘The Genius of China’, published by William Watson; ‘Antique Jade’, by Oscar Luzzatto-Bilitz, published by Paul Hamlyn, London, 1969; and others (26)

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