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An Embassy from the East-India Company of the United Provinces, to the Grand Tartar Cham, Emperor of China

Johannes Nieuhof

Created: 1673

Includes descriptions and images, both fanciful and factual, that influenced the shape, function, design, and decoration of ceramics, and even more broadly influenced Western fine and applied arts, specifically the rise of Chinoiserie in the eighteenth ce

Gift of The Delhom Service League. Significant source for porcelain decoration motifs 17th – 19th century.

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