Agent book

Scope and Content

Agent book of John Sparks Ltd, dealer in Chinese art (London). Book recording the value of goods acquired by John Sparks Ltd from Chinese-based agents and dealers. Entries are arranged chronologically by month, listing the value of goods acquired from each source. Agents and dealers listed include (among others): King Koo Chai, F.C. Chang, Lee Van Ching, E.T. Chow, William Collins, Joey Koo, Zie Soey Koo, Kuran, Jackson Lao, Tonosuke, Tonying & Co; Pao Wah & Co., T.T. Woo, and H.S. Yie. Handwritten. 1 volume. Blue and purple marbled back endpaper. No front endpaper. No cover. No spine. Disbound.

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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Conservation work undertaken on the volume in 2016.

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