Lot 64 of 364:
Two Important Works on Chinese Ceramics  

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$600 - $900

Two volumes: The Early Ceramic Wares of China (Hetherington) [&] The Later Wares of China (Hobson)

Hetherinton, A.L. & R.L. Hobson

New York & London

Scriber's & Ernest Benn

1922 & 1924


Both volumes illustrated with hundreds of plates, many in color, of Chinese ceramics; printed tissue guards. 28x22cm (11x8½") beveled gray cloth, gilt-stamped covers, gilt-lettered spines. First American Edition (Hetherington) and First Edition (Hobson).

Two large and important works by the greatest western specialists in this field.

Lot Amendments

Mild rubbing and shelf wear, else both are very good.

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