The Universe Library of Antique Art [Chinese Art]: Vol1, Bronze, Jade, Sculpture, Ceramics (Lion-Goldschmidt et al); Vol. II, THE MINOR ARTS (1) Gold, Silver, Bronze, Cloisonné, Enamel, Lacquer, Furniture, Wood (Jenyns et al); Vol III, Painting, Calligraphy, Stone Rubbing, Wood Engraving (Speiser et al) and Vol IV, THE MINOR ARTS (2) Textile, Glass and painting on glass, Carving in Ivory and rhinozeros horn Carvings in hardstones, Snuff-bottles, Ink cakes and Inkstones (Jenyns). Daisy Lion-Goldschmidt, R. Soame Jenyns, Werner Speiser.

The Universe Library of Antique Art [Chinese Art]: Vol1, Bronze, Jade, Sculpture, Ceramics (Lion-Goldschmidt et al); Vol. II, THE MINOR ARTS (1) Gold, Silver, Bronze, Cloisonné, Enamel, Lacquer, Furniture, Wood (Jenyns et al); Vol III, Painting, Calligraphy, Stone Rubbing, Wood Engraving (Speiser et al) and Vol IV, THE MINOR ARTS (2) Textile, Glass and painting on glass, Carving in Ivory and rhinozeros horn Carvings in hardstones, Snuff-bottles, Ink cakes and Inkstones (Jenyns)

NY: Universe Books, 1962-1965. 1st American editions. Hardcover. 428,462,364,324 pages. Folios, 33 x 26 cm. 65 color plates, 133 photo-engravings; 68 color plates, 143 in monochrome; 59 color plates, 120 in monochrome; and 65 color plates, 149 monochrome: respectively, Vols. 1-4. ARNTZEN/RAINWATER I517, I522, and P58. The set is lauded as a "superb collection of plates." Errata slips. From the Library of the noted collector, Winthrop Edey, with his signature. Orig. beige linen basket weave cloth. Near fine in slightly chipped dust wrappers. 4 vols. Item #16739

Price: $475.00