Lot 255 of 364:
Rare Book on Chinese Bronzes  

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Estimate:
$700 - $1,000

Title:
Ancient Chinese Bronzes of the Shang and Chou Dynasties, An Illustrated Catalogue of the van Heusden Collection
Author:
van Heusden, Willem
Place:
Tokyo
Publisher:
Privately Published
Date:
1952
Description:

Illustrated including color frontispiece and 63 monochrome plates; tissue guards. 30x21 cm (12x8¼") gilt-lettered green cloth, gilt-stamped design to front cover. No. 216 of 1,000 copies. First Edition.

Signed and sealed by the author on the limitation page.An extremely scarce work featuring bronzes dating from the 2nd millennium B.C. until the dawn of the Christian era.

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Condition:
Near fine.
 
Item number:
291976
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