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Huitfeldt, Johanne: THE MUNTHE COLLECTION IN THE WEST NORWAY MUSEUM OF APPLIED ART. Oslo, 1996. 128 pp. 102 illustrations, 23 in colour. Bibliography. 22x19 cm. Paper.
GBP 25.00
A biographical account of Johan Munthe (1864-1935) and his Chinese collection, the largest in Norway. Munthe served in China from 1887 and was the first foreigner to obtain the rank of general, which no doubt afforded him opportunities to amass so many distinguished pieces.
Subjects: Art
Available, as of: 19/05/2017
Was item 359 in printed List 188.
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