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Shi Baocheng (1368-1464), Shi Shi Yuan Liu , Volumes I and II

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3212B
Lot:
446
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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3212B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 22, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Shi Baocheng (1368-1464), Shi Shi Yuan Liu, Volumes I and II, China, Ming edition, dated Hongxi 1 (1424), with 400 double pages of illustrated texts, in shangtu xiawen format, bound in four books, each with a collector's seal on the first and last pages, with a hard fabric cover, each page 12 1/2 x 8 1/8 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

numerous tears particularly to the few first and last pages, severe toning, some with traces of water damages, tear and surface dirt to hardcovers.


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Keywords

Shi Shi Yuan Liu, Shi Baocheng, China, Articles, Baocheng, Culture, Human behavior, Kublai Khan, Ming dynasty, Shangdu, Shi

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