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Masterpieces of Chinese Enamel Ware in the National Palace Museum by TAIPEI. NATIONAL PALACE MUSEUM

Taipei: National Palace Museum, 1971. First edition. Hard cover in clear dust jacket and spublisher's slipcase. Published Taipei: National Palace Museum, 1971. 4to., 8 1/2" x 11", 159pp., illustrated with 50 full page color plates. Text in E...

From The Wild Muse

$110.00


Chinese Pictorial Art as Viewed By the Connoisseur by Gulik, R. H. Van

Taipei: Southern Materials Center Inc., 1958. Fine copy, in jacket that is essentially fine, with one tiny spot on the front panel. A superior copy of this landmark book, first published in a limited edition of 950. Large, overweight volume will require ...

From Renaissance Books

CA$300.00


Chinese Archaic Jades from the Kwan Collection by Yang Boda

Hong Kong: Art Gallery, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 1994. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Hong Kong: Art Gallery, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 1994. First edition. Very Good/good. A catalogue of the exhibition of Dr. Simon Kwan's collect...

From Charles Vivian Art & Antiques

€325.00


The Chinese Exhibition: A Commemorative Catalogue of the International Exhibition of Chinese Art, Royal Academy of Arts, November 1935 - March 1936

Faber & Faber, London], 1936. "Chinese Dynasties and Periods, Reign Marks and Dates, The Catalogue, Index of Painters and Calligraphers, General Index, The Plates with Their Descriptions". XXVIII, 160 Pages, followed by 160 plates showing o...

From J.L. O'Rourke, Ltd.

$925.00


Oil Paintings Of Buda Pest Series by Arx Lee

Guangzhou: Wilber Creations, 2012. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Oil paintings by the renowned cartoonist, illustrator and graphic novelist Arx Lee (Li Chaoxiong). Exceptionally scarce and in VG/near...

From Journobooks

£125.00


Beijing Opera: Vein Paintings and Stamps by Unlisted

China: Unknown, 2007. Presumed First. Hardcover. Like New. Unlisted. 4to. Beautiful overview of Chinese opera. Text is in English and Chinese. Opera scene illustrations in color plus 6 Chinese postage stamps issued in 2007 and 5 traditional redbud leaf...

From Read 'Em Again Books, ABAA

$100.00


Chinese Painting in Hawaii. In the Honolulu Academy of Arts and in private collections. by Ecke, Gustav

Honolulu: Honolulu Academy of Arts, 1965. First edition. Three volumes, one text and two portfolios of loose plates, 4to (31.5 x, ), pp.xvii, [1, blank], 406, 40 plates, some mounted and in colour, 100 figures, many folding. No.418 of 550 copies only. Bo...

From John Randall (Books of Asia)

£1,050.00


A Catalogue of Rare Chinese Jade Carvings Compiled by Stanley Charles Nott by Nott, Stanley Charles

Florida: The House of Jade, 1940. Limited, numbered first edition. Number 18. Published Florida: The House of Jade, 1940. Folio, 9 1/4" x 12 1/8", xxii+185pp., illustrated with forty-four full page plates from original photographs. An important ...

From The Wild Muse

$2,150.00


Chinese Jade Throughout the Ages: A Review of Its Characteristics, Decoration, Folklore, and Symbolism by Nott, Stanley Charles

NY: Charles Scribners, 1937. First American edition. Hard cover in original cloth. Published NY: Charles Scribners, 1937, first printing. 4to., 8" x 11 1/4", xviii+193pp., illustrated with 39 colour plates, 109 black and white photographs and 73...

From The Wild Muse

$395.00


Yunjian shu pai te zhan tu lu (Mandarin Chinese Edition) by yua?n, Guo li gu gong bo wu

Guo li gu gong bo wu yuan. 9575621956 English Title: A SPECIAL EXHIBITION OF THE CALLIGRAPHY OF THE YUN-CHIEN SCHOOL. Soft Cover Edition Text is in Mandarin Chinese. Light shelf wear to cover. No tears/bends/creases. Pages are clean and unmarked. We ship ...

From Mom's Resale

$175.00


Selected Ancient Bronze Drums found in China and Southeast Asia. by Wen Yu

Peking, 1955. First edition Folio, pp.[136], 64 plates, 1 large folding, 1 in colour. Chinese text. With small booklet giving English translation of captions. Original Chinese binding and cloth slip-case. A very good copy. A study of bronze drums from p...

From John Randall (Books of Asia)

£472.50


The Arts of the Ming Dynasty. An Exhibition organised by the Arts Council of Great Britain and the Oriental Ceramic Society. November 14th to December 15th, 1957. by Garner, Sir Harry, & others

London: Oriental Ceramic Society, 1958. First edition 4to, pp.80, 104 plates. 850 copies only printed. A very good copy bound in contemporary blue morocco, cloth boards. The full catalogue with 104 plates. ...

From John Randall (Books of Asia)

£393.75


The Arts of the Ch'ing Dynasty. An Exhibition organised by the Arts Council of Great Britain and the Oriental Ceramic Society. May 26th to July 2nd, 1964. by Garner, Harry M., & others

London: Oriental Ceramic Society, 1965. First edition 4to, pp.80, 144 plates. One of 500 copies printed. As new in original cloth ...

From John Randall (Books of Asia)

£252.00


Tranquil Minds Amid Nature's Resonance Chinese Orthodox Language Edition by Zhaolin Fang, Daisaku Ikeda

I am unable to read Chinese so please refer to the ISBN numbers for further information. The only copies of this book I could find were the American Edition in 37 University Libraries in the U.S.A. The book is in Near Fine condition with an ink stamp tha...

From booksnvintage

$135.00


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