The Charles B. Hoyt Collection in the Museum of Fine Arts: Boston. Volume 1: Chinese Art: Neolithic Period through the T'ang Dynasty and Sino-Siberian Bronzes. Volume 2: Chinese Art: Liao, Sung and Yuan Dynasties
By Hsien-Ch'i Tseng and Robert Paul Dart
Published, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1964 and 1972, 1st editions.
Very attractive 2 volume set in fine condition. Each volume is cloth bound with gilded label to top of spine. Each volume housed in textured slipcase - slightly faded.
Both volumes are substantial. They are unpaginated but Volume 1 features spreads of 163 objects - with tipped in colour plates and black and white plates. Volume 2 features spreads on 151 objects - mix of colour and black and white plates. Last page of index has slight creasing to corner.
A very handsome and desirable set. Heavy books will eight around 5-6kg when packed.
Slipcase: each volume approx 312mm high x 218mm wide.
Vol. 1: 43mm deep, Vol 2: 30mm deep.