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THE COPELAND COLLECTION: CHINESE AND JAPANESE CERAMIC FIGURES. William R. Sargent. Peabody Museum of Salem, 1991. 288 pp. with 210 ills. (167 col.). 29 x 23 cm. LC 91-16583 ISBN 0875771572 In English.
Extensively documents a noteworthy private collection composed chiefly of Chinese export ceramics of the 18th century, including numerous highly detailed human figures as well as brightly colored tureens, boxes and diverse vessels in the form of birds, dogs and other animals. Presenting full-page color reproductions of 143 pieces, the catalogue features scholarly entries (frequently augmented by lengthy commentaries) and an introductory essay examining the history of the production of figural ceramics in the Far East and the market for the works among European and American private collectors.
Indexing: Non-Western (Traditional/Native Arts), Asia (Traditional) — China — 1600-1800 — Ceramics
Plans: 75
Worldwide Number: 054300
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