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Catalogue of The International Exhibition of Chinese Art 1935-6, Royal Academy of Arts, 1st edition

£100.00
SKU LAN1396

Catalogue of The International Exhibition of Chinese Art 1935-6, Royal Academy of Arts, 1st edition

Softback, 1st edition. Introduction by Laurence Binyon.

Preface by William Llewellyn Lytton.

Published by the Royal Academy of Arts 1935-6, London.

Dimensions:
213mm high x 137mm wide x 15mm deep

Covers a little rubbed and worn with a couple of minor marks to rear and some light creasing (see photos). Text generally very good - very minor age discoloration. A good copy overall.

xxiv + 264pp + xxv-xxxiii + 33pp advertisements and fold-out map (no tears).

Text version of the catalogue covering 3,080 exhibits, in the most important international exhibition of Chinese Art ever held.

Essential reference. Hardback 1st editions of the deluxe full catalogue have been known to sell for as much as £4,000 and even softback catalogues like this are now much sought after.