5 elaborate woodcuts of fruit, flowers and still lifes printed in as many as 22 colours to add to a set already in the British Museum as part of the Sloane Collection.
Chinese colour prints by Unknown Artist, 17th century
The Trustees of the British Museum
- Colour prints
- Art Fund grant:
- £64 ( Total: £64)
- Acquired in:
The set already in the museum had, up to 1907, been in a large volume lettered on the back E. MSS Kaempfer, presumably bought by Kaempfer in Japan before 1692, when he left the East.
Maj G R V Hume Gore