Sotheby’s,: CHINA IN PRINT AND ON PAPER. London, 2016. 148 pp. Colour illustrations throughout. One foldout. 27x21 cm. Paper.
Auction catalogue of 266 printed and manuscript items and works relating to China. The bulk of the auction comes from two collections, that of Bernard Hanotiau and Floyd Sully. Includes many fine and rare works ranging from early Jesuit printing, illustrated accounts of early missions and early photography to woodblock-printed works and manuscript maps. A wealth of fascinating items, all illustrated in colour and fully described.
Subjects: Auctions Printing
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 369 in printed List 192.
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