CHINESE TRADE PORCELAIN

By: Beurdeley, Michel

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xii, 220 pages; Clean and tight in original cloth binding in bright nice dustjacket. Translated by Diana Imber. An excellent study of Chinese Export porcelains. 24 magnificent tipped-in color plates and about a hundred b&w figures. In the first part, the form and decoration of the porcelain and their artistic influence from the west are described; then follow historical surveys of the Far Eastern connections of each of the countries named above, and a systematic analysis of the characteristics peculiar to porcelain destined for each of these countries. Finally, there is a descriptive catalogue of nearly 250 outstanding pieces - vases, dishes, figures, etc. Chronological table; Bibliography; Index.

Title: CHINESE TRADE PORCELAIN

Author Name: Beurdeley, Michel

Categories: The Arts, Art and Art History, Decorative Arts,

Publisher: Rutland, Charles E. Tuttle Company: 1969

ISBN Number: 0804806764

ISBN Number 13: 9780804806763

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket

Size: 4to 11" - 13" tall

Seller ID: 39595