07-14-2012 07-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2605B Boston
July 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender
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Four Printed Book Plates with Chinese Scenes

$122$100
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Four Printed Book Plates with Chinese Scenes, London, first quarter 19th century, from China: In a Series of Views, Displaying the Scenery, Architecture, and Social Habits of that Ancient Empire in four volumes by G.N. Wright, illustrated by T. Allen and published by Fisher, Son & Co., all in gilded frames, sight ht. 7 1/2, wd. 8 1/2 in.
Estimate $200-400

Not examined out of the frame. In overall good condition with no foxing, fading or toning. Some very slight staining to two prints along white border.

Keywords

London, China, Fisher Son & Co.