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By R. L.; revised by Jenyns, Soame Hobson

Pottery, porcelain, jades, work, lacquer, bronzes and furniture—all those points of the chinese language inventive genius are offered during this quantity in complete color. whilst this pictorial survey of the full box of chinese language artwork was once initially released, it used to be instantly well-known as a good contribution to its topic.

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Wine jar Red pottery with tiger-mask handles and leaf-green glaze encrusted with iridescence Han dynasty Height ij-s" FITZWILLIAM MUSEUM • CAMBRIDGE [Raphael Collection] Model of a camel with rider brown and green White pottery with T'ang dynasty Height 28" VICTORIA AND ALBERT MUSEUM [Eumorfopoulos Collection^ f. glaze Model of a camel White pottery with colourless glaze mottled green and yellow Part of the tomb furniture of Liu T'ing-hsiin who died in A d 728 T'ang dynasty Height 33-1" BRITISH MUSEUM [Eumorfopoulos Collection] Figure of a lion on a rocky base glaze splashed with green White pottery with white T'ang dynasty Height 10-5" BRITISH MUSEUM [Oppenheim Collection] Ewer White pottery with applied ornaments in mottled green and yellow glaze T'ang dynasty Height 10-6" BRITISH MUSEUM [Eumorfopoulos Collection] relief Jar and cover Buff pottery with wash of white slip green glaze with touches of blue and yellow T'ang dynast>' Height 10-5" BRITISH MUSEUM [Eiimorfopoulos Collection] 8 Bottle and incised Grey pottery with wash of white slip ornament under bands of green and yellow Late T'ang or Liang dynasty Height 8-5" BRITISH MUSEUM [Eumorfopoulos Collection] glaze Vase Red pottery washed with white shp leaving designs in relief covered with green, the whole decorated with transparent yellowish glaze Probably Ming dynasty Height 15-5" BRITISH MUSEUM [Eumorfopoulos Collection] L_ 10 Flower pot Grey porcellanous stoneware with opalescent blue and purple glaze Chiin ware Sung dynasty Height 6-5" JOHN D.

J. WHITTALL COLLECTION \ 19 Bowl Porcelain with coating of white glaze showing ' tear stains ' under the base.

WHITTALL COLLECTION \ 19 Bowl Porcelain with coating of white glaze showing ' tear stains ' under the base.

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