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Harry M. Garner / Margaret Medley
Rare CHINESE ART IN THREE DIMENSIONAL COLOUR - 4 Vol. Set Garner, Medley, Gruber
1969. Condition: Like New. CHINESE ART IN THREE DIMENSIONAL COLOUR - 4 Vol. Set wonderful condition, clean, no wear Provenance/Origin: Published 1969. Pristine condition. Composition: Printed books, View-Master reels and slipcovers. Dimensions: 11.5" tall x 8.5" wide x 9" deep - the set in slipcovers. Weight: 22 pounds Publisher: Asia Society for the Gruber Foundation; First Edtions All edition (1969) The four linen-covered hardback volumes, four durable slipcases and 180 original View-Master reels are in pristine condition and most of them have never been viewed. There is only some yellowing of the inside covers due to age. Volume 1: Circa 2500 BC - 206 BC. Ceramics, bronzes, gold, jades, stone, bone/ivory/glass and lacquer from the Neolithic, Shang Dynasty, Western Chou, Eastern Chou and Warring States period. The 11 page introduction provides a great orientation. Volume 2: Circa 206 BC - 906 AD. Ceramics, bronzes, stone, gold/silver, jades, glass, lacquer and wood/shell/textiles from the Han Dynasty, Three Kingdoms, The Six Dynasties (South and North), and both the Sui and Tang Dynasties. Volume 3: Circa 907 AD - 1368 AD. Ceramics, Metalwork, Jade, Lacquer, Textiles from the Five Dynasties, Northern/Southern Sung, and Yuan Dynasty. This was an interesting time as the Chin Dynasty fell to the Mongol invasion in 1234. Volume 4: Circa 1368 AD - 1916 AD. Ceramics, Famille verte, Famille rose, jade/hardstone, lacquer, ivory, wood, horn, metalwork, glass and textiles from the Ming and Ch'ing Dynasties. Each volume contains an excellent introduction and a thorough bibliography. … [Click Below for Full Description]
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