Illustrated boards with white lettering on Dutch blue spine. 272 pp. + 8. Color photos throughout. Catalogue from the auction held from Monday, 28 April until Friday, 2 May, 1986. Introductory information about Captain Hatcher and his partner, Max de Rham, with photos of the dive and bit of history about the Nanking cargo. Everything well-described. Extra papers include a brochure of additional lots (Dutch cannons), price list of final bids, news article about the auction, Christie's newsletter and personal note by a potential bidder. Truly historic and immensely intriguing. NF interior but for one art museum library stamp on flyleaf; good covers (rubbing and general shelf wear but solid). Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Nanking Cargo Chinese Export Porcelain ...
Publication Date: 1986
Book Description Amst., Christie's BV. 272 pp. Col.ills. Hardcover. Good. . Seller Inventory # 84eb87c8028854903aa75f759c69e529
Book Description Christie's Amsterdam, Amsterdam, 1986. Hardcover (Printed Boards). Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. 4pp Additional Lots laid in Quantity Available: 1. Category: Antiques & Collectibles; China; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 9939. Seller Inventory # 9939
Book Description Christie's, Amsterdam, 1986. First Edition. The scarcer hardcover issue. A fine copy in the original pictorial boards as issued. Seller Inventory # 78881
Book Description Amsterdam: 1986., 1986. 4to. pp. 272, . profusely illus. in colour. 4-page addenda for April 28 featuring 2 Dutch V.O.C. bronze canons loosely inserted. pictorial bds. Fine copy. Seller Inventory # dola547