Irons, Neville John: SILVER AND CARVING OF THE OLD CHINA TRADE. House of Fans Oriental Art Series 3/4. London, 1983. 280 pp. 70 plates, 15 in colour; 42 illustrations. Notes, bibliography, appendixes. 30x23 cm. Cloth, slipcase.
GBP 140.00
Nineteenth-century silverware and small carvings in ivory, tortoiseshell, mother-of-pearl, etc. mainly from workshops in Canton, with brief biographies of some Canton merchants. Now rarely seen.
Subjects: Export Art
Available, as of: 13/03/2021
Was item 256 in printed List 200.
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