Ayers, John, The Baur Collection: Chinese Ceramics [Four-Volume Set], Japanese ceramics & Chinese Jades, first edition
Ayers, John, The Baur Collection, Geneva, Chinese Ceramics [Four-Volume Set]: Chinese Ceramics with Korean and Thai Wares; Ming Porcelains and Other Wares; Monchrome-Glazed Porcelains of the Ch'ing Dynasty; Painted and Polychrome Porcelains of the Ch'ing Dynasty
Geneva: Baur Collection, 1968. 4 vol Chinese Ceramics + Japanese Ceramics + Chinese Jades.
First Edition. Hardcover. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Four volumes, 9 x 11.5 inches, all in fine condition in original dust jackets and cardboard slipcases. A highly detailed and sought-after catalogue of this notable collection, offering useful introductory texts followed by complete physical descriptions of each piece and notes placing the items in context. Extensively illustrated throughout with color and monochrome plates.
ProvenanceBibliothèque Rolf Heiniger
Pour un lot similaire, voir Christie's Hongkong, 9 oct. 2019, Sale 16695, The Pavilion sale, Lot 15 | PROPERTY FROM THE QUEK KIOK LEE COLLECTION.