Rare Books

COSTUME OF CHINA

Lot No
7
Description
By George Henry Mason
Publisher : William Miller, Old Bond Street
Location : London
Printer : Hazard and Binns
Year : 1806
No of Plates : 60/60
Estimate
Rs. 2,50,000 - 3,50,000

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Each plate depicts the people of China going about their various trades with a description in English & French. Two toned black and tan cover. Elaborately decorative outer border in foliate design. Name of the book and author, embossed in gold on a black ground on the cover & spine.

This lot is over one hundred years old or National Art Treasure, cannot be exported out of India as per Antiques and Art Treasures Act, 1972.