Biography: Baron George de Mensace was born into French nobility in 1890 and with his family, lived in both Alexandria, Egypt and in France. Please see (copies of which are in the object file 2008.054.001):
"Mr G. De Menasce." Times [London, England] 3 Jan. 1968: 10. The Times Digital Archive. Web. 5 June 2014. Gale Document Number: CS171404835.
Geraldine Keen Sale Room Correspondent. "First come, first served art sale." Times [London, England] 5 May 1971: 8. The Times Digital Archive. Web. 5 June 2014. Gale Document Number: CS135361701.
Alain Truong, "A persimmon-coloud stoneware tea bowl. Northern Song Dynasty, 11th-12th century. Photo Sotheby's", in Song ceramics @ Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art, 11 May 11, London. Accessed Jun-5-2014. (http://elogedelart.canalblog.com/archives/2011/05/15/21141895.html)