Title Oriental Art, Quarterly Publication Devoted to all Forms of Oriental Art, complete set 1975-1980
Book Condition Very Good Minus
Edition First Edition
Size 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall
Publisher Richmond, Surrey, England The Oriental Art Magazine Ltd. 1975
Seller ID 007367
This is a complete set of 24 consecutive quarterly issues for the New Series, Oriental Art magazine, for the years 1975 through 1980, Vol. XXI No. 1 through Vol. XXVI No. 4. Size 11.75 x 8.25 inches. Pictorial wrappers. A few of the copies with minor spine slant, or creasing or bending to the front wrapper. As to each magazine, numerous photo illustrations, most in B&W but a few in color. Generally very clean copies and respectfully read. Magazines range in condition from Good Minus to Very Good Plus, with Very Good Minus being the average rating. A rare set of consecutive back issues of Oriental Art magazine. Includes articles on: surface decoration on jades of the Chou and Han Dynasties; some Turkish rugs of the Konya region; the appeal of Korean celadon; the discovery of a Yuan ship; The Four Seasons by Kao Ch'i-p'ei; and a Japanese screen painting of the Sotatsu School, to name but a few articles; and book reviews, sales reports, and exhibitions.