Early Chinese art
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Early Chinese art a catalogue of early bronzes, jades and allied decorative works of art from the Cunliffe collection. by Bluett and Sons Limited.

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Published by Bluett in London .
Written in English

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Catalogue of exhibition held Autumn 1973 to concide with Chinese government exhibition at Burlington House.

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Open LibraryOL21471705M

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