Pater Gratia Oriental Art

Jörg 2002/2

Objects 2010398 & 2010837




Author: Jörg, C.J.A.


Title: Jan Menze van Diepen Stichting, A selection from the collection of Oriental Ceramics, Selectie uit de collectie Oosterse Keramiek


Jan Menze van Diepen was born in 1905 in Waterhuizen to a family of Groningen shipbuilders. He was a versatile and passionate collector who brought together an extensive collection of paintings, prints and Oriental porcelain, Following his death in 1994, his unique collection was transferred to the J.M. van Diepen Foundation and is now housed in the Fraelemaborg an 18th-century estate in Slochteren, Groningen, The Netherlands. This publication is dedicated to export porcelain from China and Japan. Van Diepen's rich collection of c. 2.500 objects includes many interesting and rare pieces dating from the 15th to the 20th century of which 145 are illustrated and described here. 


Publisher: Jan Menze van Diepen Stichting, Slochteren, 2002


Details: Illustrated soft cover with all colour reproductions, Preface, Introduction, References and Concordance.


Pages: 214 pp.


ISBN 10: 9080579327


Language:  Parallel English and Dutch texts.


Dimensions: 295 mm (11.6 inch) x 220 mm (8.6 inch) x 18 mm (0.71 inch),


Price: Sold.


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