A group of books on scholar's objects and the arts of China
Lot 6243
A group of books on scholar's objects and the arts of China
Sold for US$ 1,750 inc. premium
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Property from the Jing Hai Tang Collection

The Jing Hai Tang Reference Library

The Jing Hai Tang reference library and collection was amassed by private collectors during their long residence in Hong Kong from 1970 to 2000. In addition to reference materials, they collected in a number of areas including ceramics, furniture and paintings during that dynamic period when Hong Kong rose to prominence as a leading center for the study and collection of Chinese art.
A group of books on scholar's objects and the arts of China
Including:
Wood from the Scholar's Table: Chinese Hardwood Carvings and Scholar's Articles, edited by Robert P. Piccus, Altfield Gallery, Hong Kong, 1984.
Documentary Chinese Works of Art: In Scholars' Taste, limited edition, number 101 of 150, Paul Moss, Sydney L. Moss, Ltd., London, 1983.
Emperor, Scholar, Artisan, Monk: The Creative Personality in Chinese Works of Art, Paul Moss, Sydney L. Moss, Ltd., London, 1984.
The Literati Mode: Chinese Scholar Paintings, Calligraphy and Desk Objects, Paul Moss, Sydney L. Moss, Ltd., London, 1986.
Between Heaven and Earth: Secular and Divine Figural Images in Chinese Paintings and Objects, Paul Moss, Sydney L. Moss, Ltd., London, 1988.
A signed copy of Treasures of a Chinese Studio: Ink, Brush, Inkstone, Paper, by T. C. Lai, Swindon Book Company, Hong Kong, 1976.
Chinese Bamboo Carving, Part I, Ip Yee and Laurence C.S. Tam, Hong Kong Museum of Art, 1978.
Chinese Ivories from the Shang to the Qing, exhibition catalogue, Craig Clunas et. al., Oriental Ceramic Society, the British Museum, London, 1984.
A signed copy of Chinese Ivories from the Kwan Collection, exhibition catalogue, Art Gallery, Chinese University of Hong Kong, 1990.
The Chinese Garden: History, Art and Architecture, Maggie Keswick, Rizzoli, London, 1978.
Gardens of China, by Oswald Siren, The Ronald Press Company, New York, 1949.
Man Lung Artistic Pot Plants, Wu Yee-sun, Wing Lung Bank Ltd. Art Publications, Hong Kong, 1974. [12]
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