PROPERTY FROM AN ASIAN PRIVATE COLLECTION
A SET OF TWENTY PRINTS OF PALACES, PAVILIONS AND GARDENS AT YUANMING YUAN
巴黎、1977年 《郎世寧圓明園西洋樓》 一組二十幅 水墨紙本
AFTER GIUSEPPE CASTIGLIONE, FRANCE, PARIS JARDIN DE FLORE, 1977
comprising of twenty prints, several printed on both sides, depicting views of the Summer Palace in Beijing, Yuan ming yuan, together with a title sheet in English, and a notes sheet and bibliograpy in English and French
each 20 by 34 cm, 7¾ by 13⅓ in.
The prints are in generally good condition, with the exception of some yellow stains to the edges of the paper and a crease to one corner on one page.
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