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

Overview
Works: 151 works in 723 publications in 3 languages and 7,724 library holdings
Genres: History  Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  Identification guides  Art  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Contributor, 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 )

70 editions published between 1872 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Other editions available: 1927
The wares of the Ming dynasty by R. L Hobson( Book )

41 editions published between 1923 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 694 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 produ
Collector's handbook to marks on porcelain and pottery by William Burton( Book )

26 editions published between 1909 and 1974 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 2010 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 )

18 editions published between 1915 and 1976 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marks & monograms on European and oriental pottery and porcelain. The British section by William Chaffers( Book )

6 editions published between 1965 and 1974 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to the Islamic pottery of the Near East by British Museum( Book )

23 editions published between 1932 and 1955 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chinese art by Leigh Ashton( Book )

24 editions published between 1927 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For other editions, see Author Catalog
Chinese, Corean and Japanese potteries : descriptive catalogue of loan exhibition of selected examples by N.Y.) Japan Society (New York( Book )

14 editions published between 1914 and 2010 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of the Chinese potter from the Han dynasty to the end of the Ming by R. L Hobson( Book )

19 editions published between 1923 and 2010 in English and held by 225 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 )

12 editions published in 1925 in English and Undetermined and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Porcelain, oriental, continental and British; a book of handy reference for collectors by R. L Hobson( Book )

26 editions published between 1906 and 1917 in English and French and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of the Chinese potter : an illustrated survey by R. L Hobson( Book )

9 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archaeological reconnaissances in north-western India and south-eastern Īrān by Aurel Stein( Book )

15 editions published between 1937 and 2006 in English and held by 160 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 )

9 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 145 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 )

12 editions published between 1924 and 1948 in English and held by 129 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 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Worcester porcelain : a description of the ware from the Wall period to the present day by R. L Hobson( Book )

10 editions published in 1910 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue of the Frank Lloyd collection of Worcester porcelain of the Wall period by British Museum( Book )

15 editions published in 1923 in English and held by 113 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 )

15 editions published in 1905 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Chinese, Corean and Japanese potteries : descriptive catalogue of loan exhibition of selected examples
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 (359)

French (14)

Thai (1)

Covers
The art of the Chinese potter from the Han dynasty to the end of the Ming