Christie’s: AN ERA OF INSPIRATION. 17th-Century Chinese Porcelains from the Collection of Julia and John Curtis. New York, 2015. 189 pp. Colour plates throughout. 27x21 cm. Wrappers.
94 lots. Good descriptions and illustrations. Introduction by James Lally.
Very scarce catalogue of an excellent and well-known American collection of transitional and early Qing ceramics. There is much discussion of the origin of the scenes depicted on the ceramics which come from Chinese mythology and literature.
Item 52 in List 204.
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