12-07-2017 12-15-2017
Skinner Website
Skinner Website Online
3046T Marlborough
December 7, 2017 10:00 AM - December 15, 2017 10:00 AMCalender

Forty-six Publications Mostly on Asia and Asian Art

Auction: Discovery - 3046T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: December 07, 2017 10:00AM


Forty-six Publications Mostly on Asia and Asian Art, several in English including The Kelekian Collection of Persian and Analogous Potteries 1885-1910, private circulation, Paris: 1910; Laurence Oliphaunt, Narrative of the Earl of Elgin's Mission to China and Japan in the years 1957, 1958, and 1959, New York, 1860; Ananda Coomaraswamy Buddha and the Gospel of Buddhism, New York, 1916; four in Chinese; one in German; and three in French: Collection Hayashi, Vol. I and II, Paris: 1902 and 1903, respectively, and Stanislas Julien Histoire et Fabrication de la Porcelain Chinoise, 1856.
Estimate $200-300

The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.


Laurence Oliphaunt, Paris, China, Japan