Parmentier, Henri: LES SCULPTURES CHAMES DU MUSEE DE TOURANE. (Cham Sculptures in the Musee de Tourane). Ars Asiatica 4. Paris, 1922. 87 pp. 30 plates. 35x27 cm. Half-leather. Damage to spine.
The Musee de Tourane is in Da Nang in Vietnam and has been established 100 years. The author, Henri Parmentier, was instrumental in its construction, and was famous as an archaeologist in the region. This is a highly-regarded pioneering study of Cham sculpture. Damage to spine and shaky in covers. The occasional repair inside. In French. Decent study copy priced accordingly.
Available, as of: 26/04/2018
Was item 617 in printed List 192.
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