Along the Border of Heaven (Sung and Yüan Paintings from the C.C. Wang Family Collection)


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Hardcover, large folio bound in off-white cloth and lettered in gray on spine, housed in original pictorial slipcase. 191 pages. Includes Notes, an appendix of “selected signatures, inscriptions, and colophons” and one containing “comments by C.C. Wang”, and Index. Foreword by C.C. Wang. Preface by Richard M. Barb hart. Illustrated with 81 paintings in color and black and white. First edition. Several articles from the New York Times pertaining to the Metropolitan and Chinese paintings laid-in loose in sleeve. No previous ownership marks A clean, square, fresh and unmarked copy. Slipcase is solid with no splits or cracks and only incidental rubbing to extremities. Fine in a very Good+ slipcase. A large book, Priority and International orders will require additional postage, calculated as close to actual cost as possible.

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Weight 5.5 lbs


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Barnhart, Richard M.


Metropolitan Museum of Art

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New York


Folio – over 12 – 15" tall

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