The Robert Kleiner Library of Chinese Snuff Bottles and Asian Works of Art
Lot 176W
The Robert Kleiner Library of Chinese Snuff Bottles and Asian Works of Art
£5,000 - 10,000
US$ 6,500 - 13,000

Lot Details
The Robert Kleiner Library of Chinese Snuff Bottles and Asian Works of Art
A large and distinguished library comprised of reference books on snuff bottles, ceramics, jade, bronzes, cloisonné enamel, paintings and other Asian works of art, together with a very extensive collection of auction catalogues and Asian Art dealers catalogues from the 1970s to the present day.
Including: H. Moss, V. Graham & K.B. Tang, The Art of the Chinese Snuff Bottle, Weatherhill 1993; R. Kleiner, Jades from the collection of Alan & Simone Hartman, Pressroom Hong Kong 1996; John Ayers, China For The West vol. I & II, Sotheby Park Bernet 1978; Rivers and Mountains far from the World - The Rachelle R. Holden Collection, Rachelle Holden 1994; H. Moss, Snuff Bottles of China, Bibelot 1971; H. Garner & M. Medley, Chinese Art vol. I-IV, The Gruber Foundation Inc. et al; Chinese Porcelain. S.C. Ko Tianminlou Collection vol. I & II, Hong Kong Museum of Art 1987; a very large collection of Sotheby's, Christie's and Bonhams auction catalogues including: Edward T. Chow Collection Part I, II & III, Sotheby Park Bernet 1980-1; The Meiyintang Collection Part I, II & III, Sotheby's Hong Kong 2012; auction catalogues for the collections of Bob C. Stevens, Hallet, Kardos, Eric Young, James Szeheres, Kaynes-Klitz, Mary & George Bloch and The Reif Collection; Asian Art dealer's catalogues including Marchant and Son Ltd., Roger Keverne, Eskenazi, Robert Hall, Spink and Robert Kleiner; a collection of magazines including issues of Arts of Asia, Orientations and The Snuff Bottle Society; volumes of the Transaction of The Oriental Ceramics Society. (over 1000).
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