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Jade Auction Catalogs ... as of 3/30/18

All catalogs in very good antiquarian condition unless noted.  (*) denotes professional, archival-grade dust jacket protector.  Dimensions in inches.  Previous owner names not always noted.  Click on underlined titles to see picture.

Be sure to see Page 1 for Jade Books.

PACKING/SHIPPING: $3.50 first catalog + $1.50 for each additional catalog (foreign shipping is higher).

We welcome your desiderata lists and inquiries for jade reference books.

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Bonhams & Butterfields.  Auction Catalog.  ASIAN DECORATIVE ART.  San Francisco: 5 October 2004. 145 + (7) pp, 641 lots, color & b/w illus. Stiff covers, color illus. 10 1/2 x 8 1/4.  Superb jades and snuff bottles, but so much more covering the entire range of Chinese and other Asian decorative arts.  Only $16


Christie's.  Auction Catalog.  MAGNIFICENT QING MONOCHROME PORCELAINS and EARLIER WORKS of ART from the GORDON COLLECTION.  N.Y: 24 March 2011. 103 pp, 99 lots illus in color; add'l illus. Rosemary Scott 6 pp essay "The Elegance of Single-coloured Ceramics." Stiff covers, color illus. 10 1/2 x 8 1/4.  Gorgeous examples from a famous collection, plus additional lots of jades (including an impressive ju-i), paintings, and other Asian works of art, beautifully photographed.  $24


Christie's.  Auction Catalog.  SUPERB JADE CARVINGS from an IMPORTANT EUROPEAN COLLECTION.  N.Y: 15 September 2011. 109 pp, 36 lots illus in color, add’l color figs. Essay by Rosemary Scott. Stiff covers, color illus, decorative endpapers. 10 1/2 x 8 1/4.  Top-grade jades, mostly Qing dynasty, photographed in multiple views and impressive close-ups.  $26


Christie's.  Auction Catalog.   A COLLECTING LEGACY: FINE CHINESE JADE CARVINGS and WORKS of ART from the LIZZADRO COLLECTION.  N.Y: 21 March 2013. 111 pp, 106 lots illus in color, add’l color figs. English & Chinese text. Stiff covers, color illus, decorative endpapers, 10-1/2 x 8-1/4. Fine quality jades, mostly Ming and Qing dynasty, de-accessioned from this famous museum, along with some snuff bottles and other Chinese treasures, well photographed and described. See Part II below..  $27


Christie's.  Auction Catalog.   The HILDEGARD SCHONFELD COLLECTION of FINE CHINESE SNUFF BOTTLES.  N.Y: 21 March 2013. 105 pp, 117 lots illus in color. Hardbound, color illus, decorative endpapers, 11 x 8-1/2. Top quality Chinese snuff bottles from this famous collection, well illustrated and described in a luxurious catalog. Corner scuffed.  $28


Christie's.  Auction Catalog.   FINE CHINESE CERAMICS and WORKS of ART - Part II.  N.Y: 22 March 2013. 221 pp, 226 lots illus in color. Stiff covers, color illus, decorative endpapers., 10-1/2 x 8-1/4. Fabulous jades, snuff bottles (some Imperial), ceramics, Chinese glass and more from distinguished American and Canadian collections, well illustrated and described.  $29


Freeman's.  Auction Catalog.   FINE & DECORATIVE ASIAN ARTS.  Phila: Samuel T. Freeman Co., 12 September 2010. 118 + (2) pp, 613 lots. Stiff covers, color illus, 11 x 8-1/2. Numerous lots of Chinese jades, especially white jades, snuff bottles, calligraphies, paintings, furniture, and much more.  Only $16


Skinner.  Auction Catalog.   ASIAN WORKS of ART.  Boston: 29 June 2002. 160 pp, 793 lots, b/w illus. Stiff covers, color illus, 10-1/2 x 8. The full range of Chinese, Japanese, and Korean art objects including jades, paintings, calligraphy, ceramics, and more.  Only $15


Skinner.  Auction Catalog.   ASIAN WORKS of ART.  Boston: 21 October 2006. 88 pp, 553 lots, color illus. Stiff covers, color illus, 10-1/2 x 8. Fine Ming and Qing jades, snuff bottles, ancient bronzes, ceramics, and much more.  Only $18


Skinner.  Auction Catalog.   ASIAN WORKS of ART.  Boston: 20 October 2007. 144 pp, 920 lots illus in color. Stiff covers, color illus, 10-1/2 x 8. Numerous fine jades and snuff bottles plus many other fine Chinese and Japanese art objects.  $17


Skinner.  Auction Catalog.   ASIAN WORKS of ART.  Boston: 26 April 2008. 136 pp, 881 lots illus in color. Stiff covers, color illus, 10-1/2 x 8. Numerous fine jades and snuff bottles, including massive green jade mountain and masterpiece jade water buffalo. Plus many other fine Chinese and Japanese art objects.  $20


Sotheby's.  Auction Catalog.   FINE CHINESE CERAMICS and WORKS of ART.  ... including Property [snuff bottles] from the Collection of Sidney Day [and many others] ... N.Y: 3 June 1992. n.p., 482 lots, color illus. Stiff covers, color illus, 10-1/2 x 8-1/4. Super quality jades (strong on white jade) and snuff bottles, ceramics both ancient and Qing, furniture, and much, much more from two dozen of the finest private collections. A big, hefty catalog.  $22


 
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