Title: Oriental Art
Publisher: A & J Speelman
Publication Date: 1990
Book Condition: As New
Dust Jacket Condition: As New
Edition: 1st Edition
AS NEW, Folio Hardcover / AS NEW, Unclipped Dustjacket in GIFT QUALITY condition. A & J Speelman, London, 1990 1st Edition,1st Printing in Immaculate, Unmarked condition. NOT a remainder, BCE, Publisher Overstock or x-library copy. Flawless, Pictorial DJ is Immaculate, Unclipped and shows NO Shelfwear of any kind. Copy’s only flaw is some faint spotting on INSIDE of DJ—invisible unless DJ is turned inside out. DJ is now in clear Brodart archival Jacket (easily removable). Text block is clean, square and tight. FLAWLESS Book is Fresh, Immaculate, Completely Unmarked; no unsightly remainder or publisher overstock marks (black lines, slashes, red circles or stamps on top or bottom of book);no x-library detritus; no bookplates, signatures, gift inscriptions, notes, underlining or highlighting; no soiled, damaged or missing pages. Cloth coverboards;titles; spine; black silk ribbon marker; corners; binding and endpapers are all in Flawless condition. Pages are fresh, crisp, white, bright and lavishly illustrated. This hardcover is Jules and Alfred Speelman’s catalogue of their splendid collection of Oriental art, acquired over 27 years of collecting. Their objective was to acquire the finest or most unusual example in each field of Oriental art. The catalogue is divided into 5 sections: Early Chinese Ceramics; Chinese Sculptural Art; Chinese Porcelain; Chinese furniture and Japanese Screens and Works of Art and is illustrated with 61 full page color plates.This is a Very Fine, collector-quality copy, suitable as a gift or for one’s own enjoyment. Book is shipped in special box with protective padding by an experienced bookseller. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-15216638700
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