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February 17, 2015 12:00PM - February 27, 2015 4:00PMCalender

Fifty Assorted Publications

Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2783T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: February 17, 2015 12:00PM


Fifty Assorted Publications, Japan, China, and United States, books, journals, dictionaries, catalogs, brochures, and postcards, on Japanese and Chinese art and archaeology, with thirty-three volumes in Japanese including one about the roof files of Qin and Han dynasties by Horiguchi Soyama, published in 1930 in Tokyo, and six volumes from the thirty-nine-volume series of Sekai Bijitsu Jenshu (Art of the World), Tokyo: Katokawa Shoten, 1961, hardcover, in slip covers; ten in Chinese including a two-volume series on bronze vessels in the collection of the Palace Museum; and eight in English including Doris Dohrenwend, Chinese Jades, Toronto: Royal Ontario Museum, 1971.
Estimate $500-700

overall in good condition with minor wear to some covers.

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Tokyo, China, Japan, United States, Palace Museum, Doris Dohrenwend, Toronto, Royal Ontario Museum