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Artibus Asiae

Auction:
3009T
Lot:
1913
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$308$250

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Auction:
Discovery - 3009T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 17, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Artibus Asiae, Ascona: Artibus Asiae, 1925, 1926, 1928-1929 (4 numbers), 1930-32, 1946-97 (vols. 9-57), lacking vol. 12 no. 3, 53, and 54; bound, cloth except vol. 12 and 34-57 wrappers, with Separatum: Hugo Munsterberg, "Buddhist Bronzes of the Six Dynasties Period," IX, no. 4; Cheng Te-K'un "Some Standing Jade Figurines of the Shang-Chou Period," XXVIII, no. 1; with Supplementum: XXVII, Richard Barnhart, Marriage of the Lord of the River and XXIV, Alexander Coburn Soper, Textual Evidence for the Secular Arts in China in the Period from Liu Sung through Sui.

Provenance: The collection of Ralph M. Chait, with bookplate.
Estimate $500-800

G to VG, minor scattered marginalia.


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Keywords

Hugo Munsterberg, Alexander Coburn Soper, Ralph M. Chait, Richard Barnhart, Jade Figurines, China, Alexander Soper, Artibus Asiae, Arts, Chinese bronzeware, Gu, Hu, Humanities, Visual arts

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