Title: Artibus Asiae Vol. XI / 4
Publisher: Artibus Asiae Publishers, Ascona, Switzerland
Publication Date: 1948
Binding: Printed Wrapper
Book Condition: Good
Edition: Art Journal
pp. 248-332. (ii). 23 tipped-in b/w plates. 11 b/w in-text figures. "The periodical 'Artibus Asiae' considers as its main purpose the presentation of hitherto unknown excavations and objects as well as new theories concerning known material." Contents include : "Traces of Buddhist Evangelism in Early Chineses Art" - J. LeRoy Davidson. "Two Lacquered Boxes from Ch'Angsha II" - Fritz Löw-Beer. "L'Art et Metallurgie de L'Étain dans la Culture d'Oc-èo" - Louis Malleret. "An Ivory Carving from Malta(Siberia) and its Significance" - Alfred Salmony. "Courier d'Art de Téhéran : Éncensoir de Bronze de l'Epoque Parthe" - Mehdi Bahrami. "Études Iraniennes II : Un Ossuaire en Pierre Sculptée. " - R. Ghirshman. Also includes art and archeology book reviews as well as art gallery and publication advertising. An unread copy with pages still uncut. Internally clean without marks or additions. Edges of textblock are untrimmed resulting in some slight corner and edge wear. Foxing spots along the head edge. Yapped edges of the printed wrapper are lightly soiled and age toned with some minor dents, bends and paper wear from shelving. Instances of creasing to the spine edge from binding. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 008423
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