Christie’s: THE YANGZHITANG COLLECTION OF IMPERIAL PORCELAIN OF THE LATE QING DYNASTY. Singapore, 1997. 234 pp. Colour plates throughout (a number full page). 27x21 cm. Paper.
Christie's Singapore sale catalogue of 198 lots of fine late Qing imperial ceramics from the pioneering Yangzhitang collection. The ceramics date from the Daoguang, Xianfeng, Tongzhi, Guangxu and Xuantong reigns. Much Daoguang and Guangxu material. All pieces previously unpublished. Twenty six pages of usual introductory essays by SImon Kwan and Anthony Lin including information pertaining to late Qing imperial porcelains, their production, regulations for usage etc. All lots illustrated in colour and described. Serves as a good reference to late Qing ceramics. Essays in both English and Chinese, descriptions of the pieces in English with brief descriptions in Chinese. Slight vertical crease to cover. Very scarce.
Item 23 in List 203.
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