Lot 197: FUNG, H.K. THE SHOP SIGNS OF PEKING. 
China in print and on paper, including the Library of Bernard Hanotiau and the Floyd Sully Collection
07 November 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: LIMITED EDITION, ONE OF 100 COPIES, oblong folio (250 x 310mm.), 101 fine hand-coloured illustrations on 18 leaves with English and Chinese captions, original cloth-backed brocade boards, paper label, string tied, offsetting of silver paint oils to adjacent leaves, light wear to binding with light bowing to top edges, front joint starting
Condition is described in the main body of the catalogue, where appropriate.
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Provenance: 雷希正 Lei Xi Zheng, Chinese red seal stamp to title
Literature: All Under Heaven 34