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Author: van Heusden, Willem
Title: Ancient Chinese Bronzes of the Shang and Chou Dynasties, An Illustrated Catalogue of the van Heusden Collection
Place Published: Tokyo
Publisher:Privately Published
Date Published: 1952

Illustrated including color frontispiece and 63 monochrome plates; tissue guards. 30x21 cm (12x8¼") gilt-lettered green cloth, gilt-stamped design to front cover. No. 216 of 1,000 copies. First Edition.

Signed and sealed by the author on the limitation page.An extremely scarce work featuring bronzes dating from the 2nd millennium B.C. until the dawn of the Christian era.


Near fine.

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Rare Book on Chinese Bronzes

Estimate $700 - $1,000Jun 28, 2018
San Francisco, CA, USA