Études d'orientalisme. Paris: Ernest Leroux, 1932. 2 volumes, 4o. Numerous photographic illustrations. Buckram. Provenance: Frank Caro (ink stamps). -- SOULIÉ DES MORANT, George. Histoire de l'art Chinois de l'antiquité jusqu'a nos jours. Paris: Payot, 1928. 4o. Numerous photographic illustrations. Buckram. -- ERDBERG, Eleanor von. Chinese Influence on European Garden Structures. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1936. 4o. Numerous photographic illustrations. Oringinal cloth. Provenance: C.T. Loo (ink stamp). -- Together, 4 works in 5 volumes. (5)" /> [FRENCH.] -- HOUO-MING-TSE, Paul. <I>Preuves des Antiquités.</I> Beijing, 1930. Large 4<SUP>o</SUP>. Numerous photographic illustrations. Contemporary cloth, original front wrapper bound in. PRESENTATION COPY inscribed and signed by the author on preliminary blank: "To. Mrs. Carl S. Stern, with my compliments. P. Houo." -- <I>Études d'orientalisme.</I> Paris: Ernest Leroux, 1932. 2 volumes, 4<SUP>o</SUP>. Numerous photographic illustrations. Buckram. <I>Provenance</I>: Frank Caro (ink stamps). -- SOULIÉ DES MORANT, George. <I>Histoire de l'art Chinois de l'antiquité jusqu'a nos jours.</I> Paris: Payot, 1928. 4<SUP>o</SUP>. Numerous photographic illustrations. Buckram. -- ERDBERG, Eleanor von. <I>Chinese Influence on European Garden Structures.</I> Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1936. 4<SUP>o</SUP>. Numerous photographic illustrations. Oringinal cloth. <I>Provenance</I>: C.T. Loo (ink stamp). -- Together, 4 works in 5 volumes. (5)|
  • In the Pursuit of Knowledge: A auction at Christies

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    In the Pursuit of Knowledge: Asian Art Reference Books

    13 September 2012, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 878

    [FRENCH.] -- HOUO-MING-TSE, Paul. Preuves des Antiquités. Beijing, 1930. Large 4o. Numerous photographic illustrations. Contemporary cloth, original front wrapper bound in. PRESENTATION COPY inscribed and signed by the author on preliminary blank: "To. Mrs. Carl S. Stern, with my compliments. P. Houo." -- Études d'orientalisme. Paris: Ernest Leroux, 1932. 2 volumes, 4o. Numerous photographic illustrations. Buckram. Provenance: Frank Caro (ink stamps). -- SOULIÉ DES MORANT, George. Histoire de l'art Chinois de l'antiquité jusqu'a nos jours. Paris: Payot, 1928. 4o. Numerous photographic illustrations. Buckram. -- ERDBERG, Eleanor von. Chinese Influence on European Garden Structures. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1936. 4o. Numerous photographic illustrations. Oringinal cloth. Provenance: C.T. Loo (ink stamp). -- Together, 4 works in 5 volumes. (5)

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    [FRENCH.] -- HOUO-MING-TSE, Paul. Preuves des Antiquités. Beijing, 1930. Large 4o. Numerous photographic illustrations. Contemporary cloth, original front wrapper bound in. PRESENTATION COPY inscribed and signed by the author on preliminary blank: "To. Mrs. Carl S. Stern, with my compliments. P. Houo." -- Études d'orientalisme. Paris: Ernest Leroux, 1932. 2 volumes, 4o. Numerous photographic illustrations. Buckram. Provenance: Frank Caro (ink stamps). -- SOULIÉ DES MORANT, George. Histoire de l'art Chinois de l'antiquité jusqu'a nos jours. Paris: Payot, 1928. 4o. Numerous photographic illustrations. Buckram. -- ERDBERG, Eleanor von. Chinese Influence on European Garden Structures. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1936. 4o. Numerous photographic illustrations. Oringinal cloth. Provenance: C.T. Loo (ink stamp). -- Together, 4 works in 5 volumes. (5)


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