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Chinese Export Art & Ceramics

Chinese Export Art & Ceramics

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1 China Trade: Export Paintings, Furniture, Silver and Other Objects Crossman,Carl L.
Princeton,NJ Princeton,NJ: Pyne Press 1972. 1972 F Hardcover Fine Fine Book 
Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Illustrated by 212 plates,color,b/w. first edition. One of the basic books for the field, it's an excellent over view of the Chinese export trade, written by the major expert in the field. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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New York,NY New York,NY: Harry N. Abrams,Inc 1982. 1982 0810917793 / 9780810917798 F Hardcover Fine Fine Book 
Hard Cover. fine in d/j. Illustrated by 55 color plates,107 b/w. first edition. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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Philadelphians and the China Trade, 1784-1844, Philadelphia Museum of Art; Lee, Jean Gordon
3 Philadelphians and the China Trade, 1784-1844 Philadelphia Museum of Art; Lee, Jean Gordon
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Philadelphia Museum of Art 1984 087633060X / 9780876330609 Soft cover Good Book 
232 pages and 270 illustrations, some of which are in color. Two introductory essays provide a good history of the China trade and Philadelphia's place in that trade. Edges are worn and cover is rubbed. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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The Decorative Arts of the China Trade: Paintings, Furnishings and Exotic Curiosities, Crossman, Carl L.
4 The Decorative Arts of the China Trade: Paintings, Furnishings and Exotic Curiosities Crossman, Carl L.
Easthampton, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Antique Collectors Club Ltd 2004 1851490965 / 9781851490967 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 
This 462 page book is the essential reference work on the China Trade. It has 325 b/w photos and 136 color plates. It covers the full range of Chinese deocrative arts (with the exception of porcelain): paintings, silver, furniture, lacquerware, textiles, and much more. Includes much background information and is a very read-able book. Fine condition. Now out of print. Additional postage may be required-please inquire. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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5 William Gray of Salem, Merchant: A Biographical Sketch Gray, Edward
Boston, Massachusetts, USA Houghton Mifflin Company 1914 1st Edition Hardcover Fine None, as Issued Book 
This hardcover book is number 163 of only 500 copies printed. This biographical sketch focuses on the life of a prominent Salem, Massachusetts, merchant during a period of great prosperity in American maritime history. There are 9 illustrations and 124 pages. A number of letters, account books, and other primary sources have been used to tell the story and the book itself is beautifully printed.Appendix A lists the 7 ships known as Letters of Marque of which Gray was a part owner including the HIND, VENUS, DEFENCE, HECTOR, HYNDE, IRIS AND UNION. Appendix B lists the ships owned by Gray--including 184 vessels in a forty-year period. All known information is included about the ships, including name, tonnage, investors, etc. An Index completes the volume. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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