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.
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. Covers detaching (as happens with this work) and contents shaky. Tear to top of spine. A working copy of a scarce catalogue. Priced accordingly for its condition.
Subjects: Ceramics Export Art
Available, as of: 13/03/2021
Was item 587 in printed List 199.
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