The Irwin Untermyer Collection.
Description: Complete set in 6 volumes. Illustrated throughout with some in-text figures and many full-page plates, some in color. Thick 4tos, blue cloth-backed patterned boards with red spine labels (bindings are rubbed and corners somewhat worn on several volumes; tight and internally clean). N.Y.: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1956-1963. A very good set of these desireable catalogs - usable and reasonably attractive.
Comments: Catalogue of the collection in the following subject areas -- Volume 1: Meissen and Other Continental Porcelain, Faience and Enamel (1956). Volume 2: Chelsea and Other English Porcelain, Pottery and Enamel (1957). Volume 3: English Furniture with some Furniture of Other Countries (1958). Volume 4: English and Other Needlework, Tapestries and Textiles (1960). Volume 5: Bronzes and Other Metalwork and Sculpture (1962). Volume 6: English and Other Silver (1963).Binding: hardcover
Book ID: 169898