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    Sale 12171

    Dongxi Studio- Important Chinese Jade and Hardstone Carvings from a Distinguished Private Collection

    17 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 970

    A GROUP OF CHINESE ART REFERENCE BOOKS

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    A GROUP OF CHINESE ART REFERENCE BOOKS
    Comprising 11 books, including O. Siren, A History of Early Chinese Art, Vol. 1-4, New York, 1970 (2nd ed); J. G. Andersson, Children of the Yellow Earth: Studies in Prehistoric China, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1973 (2nd ed.); Li Chi, Anyang, Seattle, 1977; W. Watson, L’Art de l’Ancienne Chine, Paris, 1979; Kwang-Chih Chang, Shang Civilization, New Haven, 1980; Wen Fong (ed.), The Great Bronze Age of China: An Exhibition from the People’s Republic of China, New York, 1980; A. Cotterell, The First Emperor of China: The Greatest Archeological Discovery of Our Time, New York, 1981; T. Lawton, Chinese Art of the Warring States Period: Change and Continuity, 480-222 B.C., Washington, D.C., 1982; K. C. Chang, Art, Myth, and Ritual: The Path to Political Authority in Ancient China, Cambridge, MA, 1983; Kwang-chih Chang, The Archaeology of Ancient China, New Haven, 1986 (4th ed); War & Ritual: Treasures from the Warring States 475-221 B.C., Singapore, 1993; Ma Zishu, National Treasures – Gems of China’s Cultural Relics, Hong Kong, 1997; Xiao Neng Yang, New Perspectives on China’s Past: Chinese Archeology in the 20th Century, Vol. 1 & 2, New Haven, 2004.


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