A flawless (as new) copy of this large paperback, illustrated throughout in color, includes a chronology and a Select Bibliography, "The collection formed by Robert Murray Bell, Q.C., (1913-98) and his wife, Ann Walker Bell, documents the fascinating history of Chinese blue and white porcelain". Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Cobalt Treasures: The Robert Murray Bell and...
Publisher: Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art
Publication Date: 2003
Binding: Trade Paperback
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: 1st Paperback Edition.
Book Description Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Softcover. Stiff white covers with blue, black, and white lettering; color photograph of a piece of Chinese porcelain on front cover. Title page not dated. Copyright page dated 2003. 78 pages. In very good condition. Covers are clean and unmarked. A few light scratches on back cover, nothing large or significant. A bit of gentle bumping at corners on back cover and a bit at foot of spine. Otherwise, little evidence of shelf-wear. Pages clean and bright, free of marks or tears. Color photographs of porcelain pieces throughout. Binding is strong. A very good, clean copy. Bookseller Inventory # 17-1155
Book Description Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, Toronto, Canada, 2003. Soft cover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. English text; Paperback ; 21.2 x 27.9 cm; 0.377 Kg; 80 pages with 142 catalogue entries, 66 with colour illustrations, caption and text and 76 with caption and black and white illustrations.; Used book in very good condition with minor signs of wear, namely shelf wear and sligthly edgeworn.; The collection formed by Robert Murray Bell, Q.C. (1931-98) and his wife, Ann Walker Bell, documents the fascinating history of Chinese blue and white porcelain. China's cobalt-blue painted porcelain has not only dominated ceramic manufacture in Asia, but also influenced and altered ceramic history throughout the world. With the installation of the Bell Collection near the display of porcelain from Meissen - the first European factory to successfully manufacture "true" or hard-paste porcelain - the Gardiner Museum is now more fully able to present the story of porcelain in Europe. Bookseller Inventory # 218ABE
Book Description Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 2003. Soft Cover. Book Condition: Very Good +. First Edition. Please email us if you would like further information or if you would like us to send you a picture of the book. Thanks for looking! Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 201455
Book Description Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, Toronto, 2003. Cardcover, 4to, illustrated, 78 numbered pages. Small presentation inscrip., signed "Ann" on title page. A very fine unmarked, uncreased copy. Bookseller Inventory # 038556