Joint Board of Directors of The National Palace Museum - Taichung, Taiwan - Republic of China 1959, First Edition, Second impression - Number 1666 of 2000 copies Six volumes are hand sewn in silk covered paper, each volume 12" x 17" with paper paste down labels on each cover in Chinese. Tissue guard over each illustration. No jackets as issued, books are contained in original Chinese style bindings, folding cases with ivory clasps. Books are still in original shipping boxes. The boxes are splitting at the corners and this is the only sign of wear. The books and cases are in fine condition. Books are in fine condition, very clean inside and out with no signs of wear. It would appear that someone purchased the set and rarely took the books out of the original boxes. All are clean and tight with unmarked interiors. Chinese paintings from the Palace Museum. A magnificent work that covers 300 of the most important artists from the Tang to Ming dynasties. Every illustration has a tissue guard with printed text in English describing the dimensions and history of each piece. Compiled by Wang Shihchieh and Lo Chia-luen. A scarce set of important art books and in marvelous condition. Images shown are limited by size of my scanner. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Three Hundred Masterpieces of Chinese ...
Publisher: National palace Museum
Publication Date: 1959
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: 1st Edition
Book Description Taiching, Taiwan: National Palace Museum and National Central Museum, 1959, 1959. COMPLET de ses SIX volumes sous deux cartables dans leurs cartons d'origine. Etat de neuf!. Bookseller Inventory # 96884