13 May 2016,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 4,375
Estimate GBP 400 - GBP 600
A COLLECTION OF CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART CATALOGUES
The selection comprises 104 auction catalogues on Chinese ceramics and works of art from Christie's and Sotheby's predominantly from the 1970s and 1990s and include many major collections such as Sotheby's London, Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art from the Collection of the British Rail Pension Fund, 12 December 1989; Sotheby's New York, Important Chinese and Korean Ceramics from a Collection formed by Ira and Nancy Koger, 27 November 1990; Christie's New York, Important Chinese Works of Art from the Arthur M. Sackler Collection, 1 December 1994.
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