Mizuno Seiichi: BRONZES AND JADES OF ANCIENT CHINA. In Shu Seidoki to Tama. Tokyo, 1959. 166, 101, 35 pp. text. 166 pp. plates, of which 16 in colour, 86 text-figures. 32x26 cm. Half leather.
Well-illustrated and important work on Chinese bronzes and jades. Many superb examples shown, including numerous pieces from American museum collections. 35 pages of English text. Main text in Japanese. Rebound in half green morocco over green boards. Brown leather spine with gilt lettering. A pleasing association copy from the library of, and with the bookplate of, the well-known Chinese jade collectors, Alan and Simone Hartman. Now a very scarce work.
Available, as of: 26/04/2018
Was item 484 in printed List 190.
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