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China for the West: Chinese Porcelain  

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China for the West: Chinese Porcelain & other Decorative Arts for Export illustrated from the Mottahedeh Collection

Howard, David and John Ayers

London and New York

Sotheby Parke Bernet



2 volumes. 698 pp. Illustrated with 103 color plates, full-or half-page, and nearly 700 monochrome illustrations. (4to) blue cloth with gilt stamp cover designs and spine, illustrated dust jackets, cloth slipcase with blue and gold decoration. First Edition.

A spectacular production which showcases the Mottahedeh Collection of Chinese Porcelain and other decorative arts for export. 694 works cataloged and illustrated.

Lot Amendments

Light wear to slipcase, closed tear to bottom edge of front jacket panel on vol. 1, with some loss to jacket near heel of spine, a few other minor chips or closed tears to jacket edges; light wear to cloth; near fine volumes in very good jackets.

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