S. Marchant & Son. Seventieth Anniversary Exhibition of Post-Archaic Chinese Jades, from Sunday 4th June 1995 to Friday 23rd June 1995
Published Date:30th November -0001 Binding:Hardback Condition:LikeNew Notes:1st 1995 HB Marchant; Text in English. Illustrations in color. Original illustrated dust jacket with very slight marks to corners otherwise near mint.; Original cloth covered boards.Preface and introduction by D. S. Freedman and John Ayers, illustrated with 59 photographic plates. Catalogue of the exhibition held in London by S. Marchant & Son for the celebration of the firm's seventieth anniversary from Sunday 4th June 1995 to Friday 23rd June 1995, 107 Chinese Jade from Yuan and Ming dynasties, 16-18 century, including Jade vessels, human and Mythical figures, scholar's desk ornaments, openwork finials, openwork plaques, ornaments, snuff bottles, pendants, animals and mythical beasts, etc. S. Marchant & Son is a third-generation company. It was founded in 1925 by Samuel Sydney Marchant (1897-1975).