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Twenty-three Books on Asian and West Asian Art

Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2986TLocation: MarlboroughDate / Time: March 09, 2017 12:00PM


Twenty-three Books on Asian and West Asian Art, Hackin, Asiatic Mythology; Moorey, Ancient Persian Bronzes: Adam Collection; Teague, Metalcrafts of Central Asia; Peltenburg, Western Asiatic Antiquities; Buchanan, Early Near Eastern Seals; Wood, Asian Art: Birmingham Museum; Pope, Fourteenth-century Blue-and-white; d'Argence, Avery Brundage Collection: Chinese Ceramics; Young, Far Eastern Art in Upstate New York; Seattle Art Museum, Treasures of Asian Art from the Idemitsu Collection; Brinker, Treasures from the Rietberg Museum; Landshoff, Asiatic Art: Rijksmuseum; Medley, Ming and Ch'ing Monochromes: David Foundation; Lawton, Freer; Freer Gallery, China and Japan; Sarianidi, Golden Hoard of Bactria; Hermitage Museum, Skythische Kunst; Barbier, Islands and Ancestors; Metropolitan Museum of Art, From the Lands of the Scythians; Seattle Art Museum, Asiatic Art; Art Institute of Chicago, Asian Art; Pegg, Walk Through the Ages Gross Collection; Koyama, Two Thousand Years of Oriental Ceramics; and Pal, Asian Art in the Norton Simon Museum, three vols.; sold with approx. ten pamphlets on Asian art.
Estimate $100-150

Moorey and Brundage Collection damp stained, several of the pamphlets shelf worn.

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Norton Simon, Avery Brundage, China, Japan