Lot 178 of 364:
Watercolors of 18 Revered Chinese Plants and Trees  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$240
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Title:
Fragrance from a Chinese Garden.

Author:
Koehn, Alfred.

Place:
Peking

Publisher:
Lotus Court Publications

Date:
1944

Description:

Illustrated with 18 tipped-in color plates from watercolors of China's most revered and beloved plants and trees by Lin Yu-ts'ang. Japan-bound boards, silk ties, pictorial cover label. Second Edition.

A gorgeous pictorial rendering of China's vegetables, fruits, trees and flowers, with text in English, translated from the original Chinese treatise by Wang Hsiang-chin of the Ming Dynasty. 


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Condition:
Near fine.


 
Item number:
295663
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