11-12-2017 11-12-2017
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3040B Boston
November 12, 2017 11:00 AMCalender

Jowett, Hardy (d. 1936) Chinese Costumes, Illustrations Hand Painted.

Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 3040B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 12, 2017 11:00AM


Jowett, Hardy (d. 1936) Chinese Costumes, Illustrations Hand Painted. Peking, China: the Chinese Painting Association of Peiping, [1932]. Small folio, illustrated with twenty-four hand-colored depictions of traditional Chinese clothing, each with an explanatory leaf of text, bound in aqua silk with a floral silk-embroidered panel on the front board, and yellow silk brocade pastedowns, slightly frayed along the edges, 12 1/2 x 8 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

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Peking, China