Chinese Jades in the Stanley Charles Nott Collection: Being an Illustrated Descriptive Record: Exhaustively Reviewing the Symbolic Ritualistic Appurtenances of Chinese Jades and Their Various Sacrificial Usages. Describing fully the involved formulas underlying Chinese religious services; the altar equipment and numerous superstitious practises, as they are perpetuated in Chinese Jades produced throughout the ages.

By: Nott, Stanley Charles; Yutang, Lin; Meng, Chih

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First edition, #759 of 1000 copies, with stamped number and printed author's signature on copyright page. Former library copy, rebound in buckram with a few internal marks, presentation bookplate from the author on front endpaper. 1942 Large Hardcover. xvi, 536 pp. Color frontispiece, 118 full page halftone plates reproduced from original photographs, 123 line engravings. Prepared as a handbook for visitors to the Jade room of the Norton Gallery and School of Art, for whom Nott was the director of Oriental Art.

Title: Chinese Jades in the Stanley Charles Nott Collection: Being an Illustrated Descriptive Record: Exhaustively Reviewing the Symbolic Ritualistic Appurtenances of Chinese Jades and Their Various Sacrificial Usages. Describing fully the involved formulas underlying Chinese religious services; the altar equipment and numerous superstitious practises, as they are perpetuated in Chinese Jades produced throughout the ages.

Author: Nott, Stanley Charles; Yutang, Lin; Meng, Chih

Categories: Fine Art & Artists, Art History, Ceramic & Pottery,

Edition: Limited Edition

Publisher: The Norton Gallery and School of Art: 1942

Binding: Large Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2266637

Keywords: FINE ART CHINESE JADES CHINA STANLEY CHARLES NOTT COLLECTION ORIENTAL COLLECTIBLES REFERENCE,