London: Sotheby Parke Bernet Publications, 1978. First edition. Cloth over Boards w/Dust Jackets & Slipcase. Folio, pp 704 with 103 color plates and 100 b/w illustrations. Near Fine in Near Fine DJ & slipcase. Item #18125
A retrospective of Chinese export porcelain and other decorative arts from the Mottahedeh Collection. Detailed analysis of porcelains produced for Western markets with illustrations showing their decorative style, traditions and their relationships with Western clients. It also covers other export goods; painted enamels, and reverse paintings on glass, and ivory carvings. A nice copy of an increasingly scarce set.