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.
GBP 25.00
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: 01/02/2019
Was item 238 in printed List 193.
Record produced by Hanshan Tang Books,