3 December 2010
[EUMORFOPOULOS COLLECTION]. -- HOBSON, Robert Lockhart. The George Eumorfopoulos Collection. Catalogue of the Chinese, Corean and Persian Pottery and Porcelain. -- BINYON, Laurence. Catalogue of the Chinese, Corean and Siamese Paintings... -- BINYON. Catalogue of the Chinese Frescoes. 1927 -- BINYON. Catalogue of the Chinese, Corean and Siamese Paintings.... -- YETTS, W. P. Catalogue of the Chinese and Corean Bronzes, Sculptures, Jades.... London: Ernest Benn, 1925-1932.
11 volumes, 2o (445 x 320 mm). Half-titles, title-pages printed in blue and black. Numerous mounted color and monochrome plates. Original black and gold textured cloth, spines lettered in gilt, uncut (some wear at ends of spines, some minor soiling, remnants of library shelf labels on spines). Provenance: George Walter Vincent Smith Art Museum (bookplates, library stamps).
LIMITED EDITION, number I of 30 copies signed by the authors from a total edition of 725. (11)
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