(Fine Art : Asian Subjects) 8 Vols. (includes 1 Portfolio). Chinese Arts: Laufe, Berthold. Chinese Grave-Sculptures of the Han Period. London, etc., 1911. 8vo, original printed green boards; moderately worn and dust smudged. Plates, other illustrations. Internally toned and occasionally dust smudged. * Laufer, Berthold. Jade: A Study in Chinese Archaeology and Religion. Chicago: Field Museum, 1912. Anthropological Series, Vol. X. 8vo, modern cloth, original self-wrappers preserved. With 68 photo plates, lettered tissue guards, other illustrations. Internally clean. * Laufer, Berthhold. Chinese Clay Figures. Chicago: Fiel Museum of Natural History, 1914. Anthropological Series, Vol. XIII, no. 2. 8vo, modern red cloth, original wrappers preserved. With 64 plates, lettered tissue guards, figures in text. Some staining to original titled front wrapper, but internally generally clean. * Laufer, Berthold. Chinese Pottery of the Han Dynasty. Leiden: E. J. Brill, 1909. 8vo, original purple/brown cloth, gilt-lettered spine, edges untrimmed; moderate wear. With 75 plates, illustrations in text. Internally generally clean, partly unopened. * Rucker-Embden, Oscar. Chinesische Fruhkeramik. Leipzig: Karl W. Hiersemann, 1922. 4to, original black-stamped decorative mustard cloth; slightly bowed, moderate wear. With 46 color lithographic plates, lettered tissue guards, illustrations in text. Internally generally clean. Presentation copy, inscribed and signed in ink by the author on half title. With portfolio holding related offprints, ephemera, and 33 watercolors of Chinese porcelains. * Laufer, Berthold. T'ang, Sung and Yuan Paintings belonging to various Chinese Collections. Paris & Brussels: G. Van Oest, 1924. Large 4to, original printed cream wrappers; slightly dusty. With 30 plates. Text leaves unopened. Text generally clean, plates clean. * Laufer, Berthold. Chinese Baskets. Chicago: Field Museum, 1925. 4to, original wrappers. With 38 plates. Text and plates loose as issued in original printed card stock slipcase. Clean and attractive.*
Estimate $250-400


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