Curtis, Emily Byrne: REFLECTED GLORY IN A BOTTLE. Chinese Snuff Bottle Portraits. New York, 1980. 128 pp. 145 plates, 25 in colour. 24x16 cm. Cloth.
Covers snuff bottles with portraits of leading Chinese figures during the period 1890-1930. Includes a chapter on the Peking theatre. A novel way of viewing Chinese history and an interesting diversion for snuff bottle collectors.
Subjects: Snuff Bottles
Available, as of: 12/02/2018
Was item 381 in printed List 191.
Record produced by Hanshan Tang Books, www.hanshan.com.