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Group of Art Journals and Reference Materials

Auction: Discovery - 3053T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: November 15, 2017 10:00AM


Group of Art Journals and Reference Materials, Oriental Ceramics, Institute of Oriental Ceramics, 1935-41, (vols. 6-12) vol. 7 nos. 4 and 6 only, vol. 8 nos. 2, 3, 4, 6, the rest complete, all bound; Ars Asiatiques, Musee Guimet, 1956-1957, (vols. 3 and 4), bound; British Museum Quarterly, British Museum, 1926-1929, (vols. 1-3), bound; Herbert A. Giles, Chinese Biographical Dictionary, London: Bernard Quaritch, 1898, bound; and Old Furniture, Old Furniture Ltd., 1927 and 1929, (vols. 2, 6, 7), bound.

Provenance: The collection of Ralph M. Chait, with bookplate.
Estimate $20-200

Journal VG, Giles and Old Furniture some wear.

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