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Hobson, R. L. (Robert Lockhart) 1872-1941

Overview
Works: 192 works in 504 publications in 2 languages and 7,293 library holdings
Genres: History  Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  Guidebooks  Art 
Roles: Editor, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: NK4165, 709.51
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by R. L Hobson
Chinese art; one hundred plates in colour reproducing pottery & porcelain of all periods, jades, lacquer, paintings, bronzes, furniture, etc., etc by R. L Hobson ( Book )
39 editions published between 1927 and 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Other editions available: 1927
Chinese pottery and porcelain : an account of the potter's art in China from primitive times to the present day by R. L Hobson ( Book )
16 editions published between 1915 and 1976 in English and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The wares of the Ming dynasty by R. L Hobson ( Book )
18 editions published between 1923 and 1978 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book explains and illustrates as many varieties of Ming ceramics as possible. The text is based primarily on information obtained from Chinese sources and the occasional notes made by Europeans who visited China in Ming times. To these, Mr. Hobson has added his own penetrating deductions, made after careful study of well-authenticated specimens and of observation by earlier scholars. His presentation is not only clear and precise but also incontestably authoritative and at the same time highly readable.The first twelve chapters of the book deal almost exclusively with the porcelain produc
The art of the Chinese potter : an illustrated survey by R. L Hobson ( Book )
17 editions published between 1923 and 2010 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marks & monograms on European and oriental pottery and porcelain. The British section by William Chaffers ( Book )
3 editions published between 1946 and 1965 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collector's handbook to marks on porcelain and pottery by William Burton ( Book )
2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chinese, Corean and Japanese potteries; descriptive catalogue of loan exhibition of selected examples by N.Y.) Japan Society (New York ( Book )
9 editions published between 1914 and 2010 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Handbook of marks on pottery & porcelain by William Burton ( Book )
20 editions published between 1909 and 1929 in English and Undetermined and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Porcelain, oriental, continental and British; a book of handy reference for collectors by R. L Hobson ( Book )
23 editions published between 1906 and 1917 in 3 languages and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chinese art by Leigh Ashton ( Book )
3 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The later ceramic wares of China, being the blue and white, famille verte, famille rose, monochromes, etc., of the Kʻang Hsi, Yung Chêng, Chʻien Lung and other periods of the Chʻing dynasty by R. L Hobson ( Book )
11 editions published between 1924 and 1925 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A guide to the Islamic pottery of the Near East by British Museum ( Book )
3 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Archaeological reconnaissances in north-western India and south-eastern Īrān by Aurel Stein ( Book )
10 editions published between 1937 and 2006 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Handbook of the pottery & porcelain of the Far East in the Department of Oriental Antiquities and of Ethnography by British Museum ( Book )
6 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collector's guide to pottery and porcelain marks by William Burton ( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The George Eumorfopoulos collection; catalogue of the Chinese, Corean and Persian pottery and porcelain by George Eumorfopoulos ( Book )
in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Catalogue of the collection of English porcelain in the Department of British and mediaeval antiquities and ethnography of the British Museum by British Museum ( Book )
6 editions published in 1905 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A guide to the pottery & porcelain of the Far East, in the Department of Ceramics and Ethnography by British Museum ( Book )
5 editions published between 1924 and 1948 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Worcester porcelain : a description of the ware from the Wall period to the present day by R. L Hobson ( Book )
4 editions published in 1910 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Exhibition of early English earthenware by Burlington Fine Arts Club ( Book )
6 editions published between 1913 and 1914 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Hobson, R. L.
Hobson, R. L. 1872-1941
Hobson, Robert L.
Hobson, Robert L. 1872-1941
Hobson, Robert Lockart 1872-1941
Hobson, Robert Lockhart 1872-1941
Robert Lockhart Hobson
Languages
English (199)
French (1)
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