Bird Paintings of the Ch'ien Lung Period, 1967
Chinese Bird Paintings: Bird Paintings of the Ch'ien Lung Period, 1967 with an introduction and notes by J. Longridge. The Holland Press, 1st edition.
A really stunning book, first issued in 1967 at the price of 3 Guineas, reflecting its quality. Printed cloth hardback with gilt lettering. Fine condition overall - just a couple of small spots on the cover (very minor). Text is beautiful and unmarked - like new.
Book consist of 8 wonderful colour plates, preceded with descriptive text. All on high quality thick paper stock.
Approximate dimensions: 345mm high x 427mm wide x 10mm deep.