Pijl-Ketel, C. L. van der ed: THE CERAMIC LOAD OF THE 'WITTE LEEUW' (1613). Amsterdam, 1982. 301 pp. Numerous plates and illustrations. Appendix, glossary and bibliography. 20x21 cm. Paper.
The Witte Leeuw sank near St. Helena with a cargo of Chinese porcelain. Contains an historical background to the Dutch East India Company trade and individual sections on Chinese porcelain in Europe, Kraak porcelain, Jingdezhen, Swatow ware, stoneware, their conservation and restoration. Important report of wares belonging to a well defined period.
Subjects: Ceramics Export Art
Available, as of: 13/03/2021
Was item 482 in printed List 200.
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