Lot 180 of 364:
Chinese Bronzes in English and German  

Click image to enlarge
Lot closed - unsold
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Early Chinese Bronzes [&] Frühe Chinesische Bronzen

Author:
Koop, Albert J.

Place:
London & Berlin

Publisher:
Ernest Benn & Ernst Wasmuth

Date:
1924

Description:

Two copies of the same book, one in English and one in German. Each illustrated with 110 collotype plates in black & white; tissue guards for most plates. 32x22cm (12¾x8¾") gray cloth, spines lettered in gilt.

Koop was the assistant-keeper in the Department of Metalwork at the Victoria & Albert Museum.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
English copy with the rubberstamp of the Avery Brundage Collection to title page & fore-edges. Rubbing to extremities (heavier on English copy), spines leaning a bit, else good.


 
Item number:
292566
Shipping info:

We have a full service shipping department to ensure proper packing and safe delivery of purchases at reasonable cost. We are specialists at packing and shipping books and works on paper.   All lots purchased by the same client are combined for shipping in order to keep the cost as economical as possible.  Our preferred method for domestic shipments is UPS Ground but we can also ship via FedEx or USPS Priority Mail. We do NOT ship USPS Media Mail under any circumstances.For international orders we select the most appropriate carrier depending on the value and weight of the items purchased.  We are happy to accommodate special arrangements by request.

Invoices are sent out the day following the auction and include a minimum $10 handling fee plus actual shipping and insurance charges.

Shipping estimates can be obtained  by contacting [email protected] prior to the auction.

 

Terms and conditions

CONTRACTS

All accepted bids are contracts and are considered final and non withdrawable.

BUYER'S PREMIUM

A buyer's premium of 20% will be applied to all purchases.

ONLINE BIDDING

The person posting the bids online has to be the person who has registered for the auction.